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Nematode in the picture: Nygolaimus brachyuris (de Man, 1880) Thorne, 1930

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June 29, 2018

Nygolaimus brachyuris (de Man, 1880) Thorne, 1930 belongs to the Nygolaimidae Thorne, 1935.

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Nygolaimus brachyuris (de Man, 1880) Thorne, 1930 belongs to the Nygolaimidae Thorne, 1935. This nematode is a predator, i.e. it has one mural tooth in its head region. This species is a soil dweller. Nygolaimus brachyuris has a world-wide distribution.