Photo Gallery- Forensic Nematology
Photo Gallery-Homestead Nat'l Monument
1.1 mm; a = 30; b = 4.5; c = 28; V = 35
Lips distinct, the region set off by slight expansion. Spear
11u long with aperature 1/3 its length. Guiding
ring refractive, about 1/3 head width. Esophagus a slender, nonmuscular
tube in anterior 3/5, then about half neck width in posterior 2/5.
Dorsal esophageal gland nucleus only slightly behind its pore. Pairs
of submedian gland pores arranged similar to those of Eudorylaimus.
isthmus joins esophagus and cardia. Cardia discoid, then bluntly
conoid. Small hyaline structures in cardiac region. Cells of
intestine with scattered dark granules. Prerectum length 2-3 times
Ecumenicus monohystera is world-wide in distribution. Morphological characters and measurements of specimens from different continents are most remarkable for their similarity.
DNA Sequences Obtained
|Konza Wallow 12||Konza Prairie, Preliminary Survey|
|Konza IGG-46||Konza Prairie, First survey|