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  Family Nygolaimidae

Subfamily Nygolaiminae

    Genus Nygolaimus -- North America.
    Genus Aquatides
    Genus Clavicauda
    Genus Clavicaudoides
    Genus Feroxides
    Genus Laevides
    Genus Paranygolaimus
    Genus Paravulvus
    Genus Solididens
    Genus Afronygus

Taxon Information

The Subfamily Nygolaiminae 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

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