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Nematode in the picture: Clavicaudatus clavidaudatus

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August 1, 2018

Clavicaudatus clavicaudatus (Altherr, 1953) Heyns, 1968 belongs to the Nygolaimidae Thorne, 1935.

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These nematodes are predators, i.e. they have one mural tooth in their head region. This species is a soil dwellers. Clavicaudatus clavicaudatus can be found in Europe, Asia and North America.