Family Panagrolaimidae

                                 Rev 01/25/2020

Classification:

      Chromadorea

       Rhabditida
        
          Panagrolaimidae

Morphology and Anatomy:

Short cylindrical stoma with short stegostom (pharyngeal collar).  Long tapering corpus with no offset metacorpus.  Valve in postcorpus.  Female monovarial, prodelphic, ovary reflexed, offset spermatheca.  Rapidly moving, very active nematodes.
Tail conical but asymmetrical, shorter on ventral side.  
 
Male spicules with short terminal bifurcation.  
No caudal alae.
Spicules and gubernaculum
   
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