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Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Family Tylencholaimidae

Subfamily Tylencholaiminae

    Genus Tylencholaimus -- North America.
    Genus Chitwoodius
    Genus Discomyctus
    Genus Tantunema
    Genus Amphitylencholaimus
    Genus Capilonchus
    Genus Chitwoodielloides
    Genus Chitwoodiellus
    Genus Leptotylencholaimus
    Genus Loncharionema
    Genus Meylonema
    Genus Mumtazium
    Genus Opisthotylencholaimus
    Genus Promumtazium
    Genus Protylencholaimus
    Genus Pseudotylencholaimus
    Genus Rostrulium
    Genus Sclerolaimus
    Genus Tsukubanema
    Genus Wasimellus

Taxon Information

The Subfamily Tylencholaiminae 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

  • Tylencholaiminae, (De Ley et al., 2006).


  • 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.

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