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Noun1.Tylenchidae - a family of NematodaTylenchidae - a family of Nematoda      
worm family - a family of worms
Aschelminthes, Nematoda, phylum Aschelminthes, phylum Nematoda - unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms
genus Tylenchus, Tylenchus - type genus of the family Tylenchidae
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In the main taxa, Tylenchidae (herbivores), Belondiridae (fungal feeders) and Rhabdolaimidae (bacterial feeders) populations decreased during the first 6 months and then increased.
Tylenchidae with small stylets and short or filiform tails were classified as fungivorous rather than as plant associates (Yeates et al.