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Nemys taxon details

Leptosomatidae Filipjev, 1916

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Subfamily Barbonematinae Platonova, 1976
Subfamily Cylicolaiminae Platonova, 1970
  » Genus Cylicolaimus de Man, 1889
  » Genus Metacylicolaimus Schuurmans Stekhoven, 1946
  » Genus Paracylicolaimus Platonova, 1970
  » Genus Nudolaimus Allgen, 1929 accepted as Cylicolaimus de Man, 1889 (synonimized with Cylicolaimus by Allgen, 1933)
Subfamily Deontostomatinae Belogurov & Fadeeva, 1985
Subfamily Leptosomatinae Filipjev, 1916
Subfamily Platycominae Platonova, 1976
  » Genus Platycoma Cobb, 1894
  » Genus Platycomopsis Ditlevsen, 1926
  » Genus Proplatycoma Platonova, 1976
  » Genus Pseudoplatycoma Chen, 2015
  » Genus Dactylonema Filipjev, 1927 accepted as Platycomopsis Ditlevsen, 1926 (Filipjev, 1927 p : 201)
  » Genus Pilosinema Platonova, 1976 accepted as Platycomopsis Ditlevsen, 1926 (Cheng, 2015)
Subfamily Synonchinae Platonova, 1970
Subfamily Thoracostomatinae De Coninck, 1965
Subfamily Triceratonematinae Belogurov & Fadeeva, 1985

Genus Ritenbenkia Allgén, 1957 (uncertain > nomen dubium, Hope & Murphy, 1972: dubious genus)
marine, brackish
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2023). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Leptosomatidae Filipjev, 1916. Accessed at: on 2023-09-26
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taxonomy source De Ley, P.; Blaxter, M. L. (2004). A new system for Nematoda: combining morphological characters with molecular trees, and translating clades into ranks and taxa. <em>Nematology Monographs & Perspectives - Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Nematology 8 - 13 June 2002, Tenerife, Spain.</em> 2: 633-653. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Schmidt-Rhaesa, A. (Ed.). (2014). Handbook of Zoology. Gastrotricha, Cycloneuralia and Gnathifera: 2. Nematoda. <em>Handbook of Zoology (2010) Walter De Gruyter: Berlin.</em> 759 pp., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Nemaslan: Biodiversity of Antarctic Nematodes (2004). (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Various Authors (2000). Nematode filing cabinet of the Marine Biology Section Ugent - in combination with the NemasLan Ms-Access database (published on CD-Rom, 2000) (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Soetaert, K.. M. Vinckx, J. Wittoeck & M.Tulkens. (1995). Meiobenthic distribution and nematode community structure in five European estuaries. <em>Hydrobiologia.</em> 311: 185-206. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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