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Further records and descriptions of nematodes from rivers in the Kruger National Park (orders Enoplida, Chromadorida, Monhysterida, Mononchida and Araeolaimida)

Annelize Botha, J. Heyns
Koedoe | Vol 35, No 2 | a401 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/koedoe.v35i2.401 | © 1992 Annelize Botha, J. Heyns | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 22 September 1992 | Published: 22 September 1992

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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 of Eutobrilus annetteae (Joubert & Heyns, 1979), Achromadora ruricola (De Man, 1880) and Monhystera somereni Allgen, 1952, incorporating additional information obtained during the present study. New distribution records are given for Mononchus aquatic us Coetzee, 1968, M. truncatus Bastion, 1865, Mylonchulus minor (Cobb, 1893), Chronogaster africana Heyns & Coomans, 1980 and Ironus longicaudatus De Man, 1884. Morphometric data are tabulated, and where appropriate, illustrations are also given.


Eutobrilus, Achromadora, Monhystera, Mononchus, Mylonchulus, Chronogaster, Ironus, taxonomy, Kruger National Park.


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