Anguillula


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Anguillula

(ang-gwil'lū-lă),
Old name for a genus of free-living nematodes. See: Turbatrix.
[Mod. L. dim. of L. anguilla, eel]
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Anguillula

An obsolete genus name for nematodes that have been transferred to other genera—e.g., Strongyloides and Turbatrix.
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