Panagrellus ceylonensis n. sp. (Nematoda: Cephalobidae)
AbstractPanagrellus ceylonensis n. sp. is described from rubber latex in Ceylon. Its long, slender spicules are curved ventrally with a dorsal deflection at two-thirds of their length. The manubrium is thick and hooked, and the shaft is not widened at the shoulder. The terminal bifurcations are wide, with the dorsal one considerably longer and thicker than the ventral. The main ventral element is continuous with the terminal sheath with the ventral bifurcation arising within it. Key Words: Panagrellus pycnus, P. dubius, P. redivivus, morphology, spicule.
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