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Nemys taxon details

Ascaridoidea Baird, 1853

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Family Acanthocheilidae Wülker, 1929
Family Anisakidae Railliet & Henry, 1912
Family Ascarididae Baird, 1853
Family Heterocheilidae Railliet & Henry, 1915
Family Raphidascarididae Hartwich, 1954

Genus Agamonema Diesing, 1851 (taxon inquirendum, Not a true genus)
Genus Agamonematodum (taxon inquirendum)
Genus Amphicaecum Walton, 1927 (taxon inquirendum)
Genus Paracanthocheilus Kreis, 1952 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Agamascaris Steiner, 1924 (nomen dubium)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2022). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Ascaridoidea Baird, 1853. Accessed at: on 2022-01-24
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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 Li, L.; Lü, L.; Nadler, S. A.; Gibson, D. I.; Zhang, L.-P.; Chen, H.-X.; Zhao, W.-T.; Guo, Y.-N. (2018). Molecular Phylogeny and Dating Reveal a Terrestrial Origin in the Early Carboniferous for Ascaridoid Nematodes. <em>Systematic Biology.</em> , available online at [details]   

basis of record Anderson, R. C.; Chabaud, A. G.; Willmott, S. (1974). CIH Keys to the nematode parasites of vertebrates. i-x. [details]   

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