Anguinidae Nicoll, 1935 (1926)
Median bulb with valves; isthmus may be separated from glandular bulb
by a constriction, esophageal glands may or may not overlap the beginning
of the intestine. Oocytes in one/two rows; columned uterus with four long
rows of cells (about eight/twelve cells per row). Testes usually without
flexures; bursa medium sized to long but not reaching tail end.
Mature females swollen or not swollen. Form galls on root and/or above
ground parts of higher plants.
DNA Sequences Obtained
list after Ebsary, 1991