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  Tribe Tobrilini

Genus Tobrilus (+ Trilobus)

    Species T. longus -- North America.
    Species T. aberrans
    Species T. allophysis
    Species T. armatus
    Species T. biroi
    Species T. breviductus
    Species T. closlongicaudatus
    Species T. filipjevi
    Species T. findeneggi
    Species T. fortis
    Species T. gracilis
    Species T. grandipapillatus
    Species T. grandipapilloides
    Species T. helveticus
    Species T. hopei
    Species T. imberbis
    Species T. longicauda
    Species T. longicaudatus
    Species T. medius
    Species T. parapellucidus
    Species T. pellucidus
    Species T. profundus
    Species T. sablensis
    Species T. setosus
    Species T. steineri
    Species T. vistula
    Species T. wesenbergi
    Species T. zakopanensis

Taxon Information

The Genus Tobrilus 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

  • Tobrilus, (De Ley et al., 2006).
  • Tobrilus, [eastern North America] (Ferris et al., 1973).
  • Trilobus, "Fresh water, 22 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.
  • 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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