Family Aporcelaimidae

Revised 09/13/20


Aporcelaimidae Heyns, 1965

Type species of the family: Dorylaimus superbus de Man, 1880 = Aporcelaimus superbus (de Man, 1880) Goodey, 1951

Sources:  Heyns (1965), Andrássy (2001; 2009)


Heyns, J. 1965.  On the morphology and taxonomy of the Aporcelaimidae, a new family of dorylaimoid nematodes.  Entomology Memoirs 10: Dept. Agric. and Tech Services, Republic of South Africa.

Andrassy, I. 2001. A taxonomic review of the genera Aporcelaimus Thorne & Swanger, 1936 and Metapoorcelaimus Lordello, 1965 (Nematoda, Aporcelaimidae) Opusc Zool Budapest 33:7-47.

Andrássy, I. 2009. Free-living Nematodes of Hungary III.  Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest. 608p.

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