Dolichodorus orientalis Gagarin
& Nguyen, 2015
Excretory pore level with anterior region of isthmus.
Basal esophageal bulb elongate-pyriform. Not overlapping intestine.
Ovaries paired, outstretched, spermathecae present.
Tail tapering abruptly then elongate conoid.
Male: Similar to female.
and gubernaculum slightly arcuate.
Males have unique caudal alae,
well-developed. Tail tip not bifurcate.
Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:
Recorded soil around mangroves in Vietnam.
Ectoparasite mainly at root tip; nematode has long stylet.
Host Plant Resistance, Non-hosts and Crop Rotation alternatives:
Gagarin, V.G. Nguyen, V.T. 2015. Dolichodorus
orientalis sp. n. (Nematoda, Tylenchida) from mangroves of Vietnam.
Zoologichesky Zhurnal 94:303-310.