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Nemys taxon details

Physalopteridae Railliet, 1893

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Genus Abbreviata Travassos, 1920
Genus Didelphyoptera Schulz, 1927
Genus Didelphysoma Schulz, 1927
Genus Kreisiella Jones, 1985
Genus Mirzaloptera Wason & Johnson, 1977
Genus Ochetocephalus Linstow, 1907
Genus Paraphysaloptera Gupta & Jehan, 1971
Genus Pentadentoptera Schachnasarova, 1949
Subfamily Physalopterinae Railliet, 1893
Genus Physalopteroides Wu & Liu, 1940
Genus Polydelphyoptera Schulz, 1927
Subfamily Proleptinae Schulz, 1927
  » Genus Heliconema Travassos, 1919
  » Genus Paraleptus Wu, 1927
  » Genus Proleptus Dujardin, 1845
  » Genus Rasheedia Moravec & Justine, 2018
  » Genus Bulbocephalus Rasheed, 1966 accepted as Rasheedia Moravec & Justine, 2018 (Pre-occupied)
  » Genus Coronilla van Beneden, 1871 accepted as Proleptus Dujardin, 1845
  » Genus Neoleptus Specian, Ubelaker & Dailey, 1975 accepted as Paraleptus Wu, 1927
  » Genus Ortleppina Schulz, 1927 accepted as Heliconema Travassos, 1919 (synonym)
  » Genus Paraleputs Wu, 1927 accepted as Paraleptus Wu, 1927 (alternate incorrect original spelling)
  » Genus Spiropterina van Beneden, 1858 accepted as Proleptus Dujardin, 1845
  » Genus Cestocephalus Rasheed, 1966 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)
  » Genus Pseudomazzia Bilqees, Ghazi & Haseeb, 2005 (uncertain > nomen dubium)
Genus Pseudabbreviata Lichtenfels & Quigley, 1968
Genus Pseudophysaloptera Baylis, 1934
Genus Skrjabinoptera Schulz, 1927
Genus Thubunaea Seurat, 1914
Genus Turgida Schulz, 1927

Subfamily Bulbocephalinae Rasheed, 1966 accepted as Proleptinae Schulz, 1927 (synonym)
marine, terrestrial
recent only
Railliet, A. (1893). Traité de Zoologie Médicale et Agricole. Deuxième Édition. Asselin et Houzeau, Paris. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Nemys eds. (2023). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Physalopteridae Railliet, 1893. Accessed at: on 2023-09-21
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original description Railliet, A. (1893). Traité de Zoologie Médicale et Agricole. Deuxième Édition. Asselin et Houzeau, Paris. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source De Ley, P.; Blaxter, M. L. (2004). A new system for Nematoda: combining morphological characters with molecular trees, and translating clades into ranks and taxa. <em>Nematology Monographs & Perspectives - Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Nematology 8 - 13 June 2002, Tenerife, Spain.</em> 2: 633-653. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Anderson, R. C.; Chabaud, A. G.; Willmott, S. (1974). CIH Keys to the nematode parasites of vertebrates. i-x. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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