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Re-establishment of Devibursaphelenchus Kakuliya, 1967 (Nematoda, Aphelenchoididae) and proposal for a new combination of several Bursaphelenchus species

@article{Braasch2009ReestablishmentOD,
  title={Re-establishment of Devibursaphelenchus Kakuliya, 1967 (Nematoda, Aphelenchoididae) and proposal for a new combination of several Bursaphelenchus species},
  author={Helen Braasch},
  journal={Journal of nematode morphology and systematics},
  year={2009},
  volume={12},
  pages={1-5}
}
  • H. Braasch
  • Published 2009
  • Biology
  • Journal of nematode morphology and systematics
Among the ca 100 known species of Bursaphelenchus, there are a few questionable taxa which share some morphological characters with this genus and other characters with the genera of the subfamily Ektaphelenchinae. B. lini and B. eproctatus are characterized, amongst other features, by having bursa, wide-lumened stylet, well developed oblong median bulb with posterior valve plates, and obscure/non-functional rectum and anus, that is, the same combination of diagnostic characters as B… 
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