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  Subfamily Panagrolaiminae

Genus Panagrolaimus

    Species P. subelongatus -- North America.
    Species P. aberrans
    Species P. aestivus
    Species P. burdwanensis
    Species P. davidi
    Species P. dentritophagus
    Species P. fuchsi
    Species P. hermineae
    Species P. hydrophilus
    Species P. hygrophilus
    Species P. magnivulvatus
    Species P. migophilus
    Species P. orientalis
    Species P. orthotomici
    Species P. papillosus
    Species P. paralongicaudatus
    Species P. rigidus
    Species P. ruemi
    Species P. ruffoi
    Species P. trilabiatus

Taxon Information

The Genus Panagrolaimus 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

  • Panagrolaimus, (De Ley et al., 2006).
  • Panagrolaimus, "A large genus with a few aquatic species" (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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