World Database of Nematodes

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Nemys taxon details

Caenorhabditis elegans (Maupas, 1899) Dougherty, 1953

583290  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2022). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Caenorhabditis elegans (Maupas, 1899) Dougherty, 1953. Accessed at: on 2022-10-05
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taxonomy source Sudhaus, W. (2011). Phylogenetic systematisation and catalogue of paraphyletic "Rhabditidae" (Secernentea, Nematoda). <em>Journal of Nematode Morphology and Systematics.</em> 14(2): 113-178. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Abi-Rached, M.; Brun, J. L. (1975). Etude ultrastructurale des relations entre ovocytes et rachis au cours de l'ovogenese du nematode Caenorhabdtitis elegans. <em>Nematologica.</em> 21: 151-162. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Leduc, D.; Probert, P. K. (2009). The effect of bacterivorous nematodes on detritus incorporation by macrofaunal detritivores: A study using stable isotope and fatty acid analyses. <em>Journal of experimental marine biology and ecology.</em> 371 (2), 130-139. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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