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  Subfamily Anonchinae

Genus Anonchus

    Species A. monohystera -- North America.
    Species A. coomansi
    Species A. laureatus
    Species A. maculatus
    Species A. mangrovi
    Species A. millelacunatus
    Species A. mirabilis
    Species A. palaeotropicus
    Species A. pulcher
    Species A. venezolanus
    Species A. winiszewskae

Taxon Information

The Genus Anonchus 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

  • Anonchus, (De Ley et al., 2006).
  • Anonchus, [eastern North America] (Ferris et al., 1973).
  • Anonchus, "Aquatic, about 3 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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