First report of parthenogenesis in the genus Bursaphelenchus Fuchs, 1937: a description of Bursaphelenchus okinawaensis sp. nov. isolated from Monochamus maruokai (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).

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An evolutionarily interesting nematode, Bursaphelenchus okinawaensis sp. nov., is described and illustrated. The new species has several characteristic morphological traits, i.e., four lateral lines in both sexes, lack of a vulval flap in females, and a triangular spicule shape and stout P4 caudal papillae in males, and characteristic biological traits… (More)
DOI: 10.2108/zsj.25.861

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@article{Kanzaki2008FirstRO, title={First report of parthenogenesis in the genus Bursaphelenchus Fuchs, 1937: a description of Bursaphelenchus okinawaensis sp. nov. isolated from Monochamus maruokai (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).}, author={Natsumi Kanzaki and Noritoshi Maehara and Takuya Aikawa and Katsumi Togashi}, journal={Zoological science}, year={2008}, volume={25 8}, pages={861-73} }