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  Subfamily Anaplectinae

Genus Anaplectus

    Species A. granulosus -- North America.
    Species A. atubulatus
    Species A. brzeskii
    Species A. grandepapillatus
    Species A. magnus
    Species A. parasimilis
    Species A. porosus
    Species A. similis
    Species A. similis
    Species A. subgranulosus
    Species A. submersus
    Species A. tortus
    Species A. varicaudatus

Taxon Information

The Genus Anaplectus 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

  • Anaplectus, (De Ley et al., 2006).
  • Anaplectus, [eastern North America] (Ferris et al., 1973).
  • Anaplectus, "Aquatic, a small genus" (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.
  • Ferris, V.R., L.M. Ferris, & J.P. Tjepkema. 1973. Genera of freshwater nematodes (Nematoda) of eastern North America. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Biota of Freshwater Ecosystems Identification Manual 10. 38 pp. [Available online]
  • 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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