Original Research

Species of the genera Oxydirus, Dorylaimellus (Axodorylaimellus), Laimydorus and Rhabdolaimus from rivers in the Kruger National Park (Nematoda: Dorylaimida and Araeolaimida)

Annelize Botha, J. Heyns
Koedoe | Vol 36, No 1 | a361 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/koedoe.v36i1.361 | © 1993 Annelize Botha, J. Heyns | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 16 September 1993 | Published: 16 September 1993

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Annelize Botha, Rand Afrikaans University, South Africa
J. Heyns, Rand Afrikaans University, South Africa

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Descriptions are given oi'0.\'vdirusgangeticusS\c\dic\i, 1966, Laimydorus africanus spec. nov. and Rhaljclolainms terrestris De Man, 1880, recorded for the first time from South Africa. New distribution records are given for Dorylaimellus {Axodorylaimellus) caffrae (Kruger, 1965). Additional information is given and morphometric data are tabulated and where appropriate, illustrations are also given.


Nematoda, Oxyclirus, Dorylaimellus {Axodorylaimellus}^ Laimydorus. Rhabdolaimus. taxonomy. South Africa, Kruger National Park.


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