Family Allantonematidae

                                    Rev 10/31/2022

Classification:

      Tylenchida
       Tylenchina
        Tylenchoidea

         Allantonematidae Pereira, 1931 ?Chitwood & Chitwood, 1937

    Synonyms:

Parasites of arthropods, especially flies.
     

Morphology and Anatomy:

 

References:

 Chitwood, B.G. and Chitwood, M.B. 1937. An Introduction to Nematology. U.S.A.: Washington, D.CSiddiqi, M. R. 2000. Tylenchida: Parasites of plants and insects, 2nd ed. Wallingford: CABI Publishing.

Welch, H.E. 1958. Taxonomy, life cycle, developmentand habits of two new species of Allantonematidae (Nematoda) parasitic in drosphilid flies. Contribution No. 3755, Entomology Division, Science Service, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa, Canada;

Yeates, G.W., T. Bongers, R.G.M. de Goede, D.W.Freckman and S.S. Georgieva. 1993. Feeding habits in soil nematode families - an outline for ecologists. Journal of Nematology 25:315-331. 

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