Criconematoidea

Criconematoidea

[‚krī·kō‚nem·ə′tȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of plant parasitic nematodes of the order Diplogasterida distinguished by their ectoparasitic habit and males that have atrophied mouthparts and do not feed.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Fitonematoides da superfamilia Criconematoidea e Dorylaimoidea associados a fruteiras de clima subtropical e temperado nos estados de Sao Paulo e Minas Gerais.