The genus Tylenchus Bastian, 1865 in Romania (Nematoda: Tylenchidae)

M. Ciobanu, E. Geraert, I. Popovici


Specimens of Tylenchus butteus, T. davainet; T. elegans, T. maius and T. naranensis collected from various habitats located mainly in the Romanian Carpathians are studied by light microscope. Brief descriptions, measurements, illustrations and data referring to their occurrence in Romania and their habitats are provided. T. elegans and T. naranensis are new records for the Romanian nematode fauna. The male of T. naranensis is reported, described and illustrated for the first time.

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