Body slightly arcuate, somewhat hooked in male. Anterior end twisted until amphids are seen dorsoventrally. Spear about 8u long. Esophagus a slender tube until gradually expanded in basal portion which is abou 21/2 times as long as body width. Cardia conoid. Intestine hyaline with scattered fine granules. Prerectum length 4-5 times body width. Ovaries reflexed 2/3 distance back to vulva. An egg was 18u long. Males with 4-6 small, mammiform supplements.
Dorylaimoides elegans is generally distributed from Boulder, Colorado north into Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Canada.
DNA Sequences Obtained
|Konza IAD-42||Konza Prairie, First Survey|
|Konza IIAD-58||Konza Prairie, First Survey|
|9Mile 6-30 BB1-26||9 Mile Prairie, First Survey|