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Two new species of brood protecting Desmodoridae (Nematoda) from Guadeloupe
Gourbault, N.; Vincx, M. (1990). Two new species of brood protecting Desmodoridae (Nematoda) from Guadeloupe. Nematologica 36(1): 131-143. hdl.handle.net/10.1163/002925990X00112
In: Nematologica. Brill: Kobenhavn; Leiden; Köln; New York. ISSN 0028-2596, more
Peer reviewed article  

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    VLIZ: Open Repository 276435 [ OMA ]

Keywords
    Descriptions; Taxonomy; Marine
Author keywords
    Brood protection; Marine nematoes; Guadeloupe

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  • Gourbault, N.
  • Vincx, M., more

Abstract
    Two new Desmodoridae species are described: Croconema otti sp. n. and Pseudochromadora incubans sp. n. The cuticular ornamentation and somatic setae of C. otti sp. n. display features previously unknown within the genus. In P. incubans sp. n. the position of the cephalic setae and latero-subdorsal amphids on the cephalic capsule, which is divided into two sections, are characteristic. Brood protection occurs in both species. In C. otti sp. n. a single line of similar embryos is attached laterally on the left side of the body. In P. incubans

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