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  Family Plectidae

Subfamily Wilsonematinae

    Genus Anthonema -- North America.
    Genus Tylocephalus -- North America.
    Genus Wilsonema -- North America.
    Genus Ereptonema
    Genus Neotylocephalus

Taxon Information

The Subfamily Wilsonematinae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Wilsonematinae, (De Ley et al., 2006).
  • Wilsonematinae, (Chitwood & Allen, 1959).


  • De Ley, P., W. Decraemer & Eualem-Abebe. 2006. Introduction: Summary of present knowledge and research addressing the ecology and taxonomy of freshwater nematodes. [in] Eualem-Abebe et al. (eds.). Freshwater Nematodes: Ecology and Taxonomy: 3-30.
  • Chitwood, B.G. & M.W. Allen. 1959. Nemata. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 368-401.

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