Genus Ecumenicus

Dorylaimidae:  Nemas 1.0-1.4 mm long.
Lateral field a single line of cells and from each a minute tubule leads to a pore at the surface.  Dorsal gland nucleus located almost adjacent to its pore.  Vulva at 33-37%, a transverse slit with slightly sclerotized labia and vagina extending poteriorad.  Ovary single, reflexed.  No anterior uterine branch.  Tail bluntly digitate.  Only a single species known.

Type species: Ecumenicus monohystera (de Man, 1880)
(Description- Thorne, 1974

Species found:         at:
E. monohystera          Konza Prairie, Homestead, Forensic Project