Genus Carphodorus
Colbran, 1965


SEM face view with well marked labial disc; first labial annulus divided into six sectors, with lateral sectors a little smaller than the submedians. Labial region with deep indentations. Labial framework massive, strongly developed. Stylet elongate, about 95 um long, with cone about 68% of stylet length. Corpus as in Belonolaimus. Oesophageal glands overlap beginning of intestine. Tail relatively short (cí = 1.7), cylindroid with a broadly rounded terminus. Lateral field said to be with two lines in original description, but SEM pictures show four lines (Sauer, Brzeski & Chapman, 1980).