Nematoda

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Noun1.Nematoda - unsegmented worms: roundwormsNematoda - unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
helminth, parasitic worm - worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes
Aphasmidia, class Aphasmidia - one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
class Phasmidia, Phasmidia - one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems
nematode, nematode worm, roundworm - unsegmented worms with elongated rounded body pointed at both ends; mostly free-living but some are parasitic
Ascaridae, family Ascaridae - large roundworms parasitic in intestines of vertebrates
Cephalobidae, family Cephalobidae - a family of Nematoda
family Tylenchidae, Tylenchidae - a family of Nematoda
family Filariidae, Filariidae - threadlike roundworms
Dracunculidae, family Dracunculidae - greatly elongated roundworm
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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Nem·a·to·da

n. L. Nematoda, clase de gusanos del orden de los Nemathelmintes.
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This could be the interesting for the scientists working on plant nematode interactions to investigate that which tools are used by the nematodes to suppress systemic plant defense mechanisms.
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An epidemiological study was performed with the aim to elucidate the prevalence of gastrointestinal nematodes in equines of Bajaur and Mohmand Agencies in North-Western Pakistan from September 2013 to May 2014.
In internodes containing Azteca larvae, it is very common to find large numbers of nematodes inhabiting moist, dark-colored mounds of fine-textured material, which appear to consist primarily of parenchyma that the ants have scraped from the internode walls (Longino, 1991a).
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At necropsy, adult filarial nematodes 57-75 mm in length and 0.4-0.7 mm in width were found in the hepatic veins.
Nematodes are a major phytosanitary problem of the root systems of these crops (DIASARIEIRA et al., 2010; FERRAZ et al., 2010).
carpocapsae nematodes proved effective in killing both borer species.