(Davies et al., 2009)
Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:
Recorded from the figs (sycones or syconia) of Ficus congesta in
Australia (Davies et al., 2009).
feeding endoparasitically in the bracts of sycones.
Sycones (figs) are closed inflorescences and nematodes of the genus
Ficotylus probably have phoretic relationships with fig wasps and
transferred between trees during pollination.
Host Plant Resistance, Non-hosts
Davies, K., Ye, W., Giblin-Davis, T.M. and Thomas, K. 2009
gen. n., sp. n. (Anguinata), from Ficus congesta (Moraceae)
sycones in Australia. Nematology 11: 63-75.