Genus Belondira
Thorne, 1939

Definiton: Belondiridae.  Body tapering conspicuously to the very narrow lip region.  Tails short, rounded or conical-attenuated.  Pores of lateral chords in a single species.  Spear rather irregular in outline.  Guiding ring obscure.  Posterior muscular part of the oesophagus surrounded by a spiral sheath of muscular tissue, not offset by constriction.  Nucleus of dorsal oesophageal gland conspicuous.  Female gonad posterior, single and reflexed; anterior part rudimentary.  Testes 2, dorylaimoid.  Spicules dorylaimoid; lateral guiding pieces present.  Supplements are an adanal pair and a series of low, rounded elements, only 2-3 in number and spaced far apart.

Type species: Belondira apitica Thorne, 1939
-Goodey, 1963

Species found:  at:
B. apitica Konza Prairie, 9-Mile Prairie, Homestead
B. clava Konza Prairie
B. parva Konza Prairie