World Database of Nematodes

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Nemys taxon details

Plectus communis Bütschli, 1873

583868  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Type locality contained in Germany  
type locality contained in Germany [details]
Nemys eds. (2023). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Plectus communis Bütschli, 1873. Accessed at: on 2023-12-08
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original description  (of Plectus globocephalus Mulk & Coomans, 1978) Mulk, M. M. and Coomans, A. (1978). Freeliving Nematodes from Mount Kenya. II. Scientific Report of the Belgian Mt. Kenya Bio-Expedition No. 13. Revue de Zoologie Africaine, 92(3): 593-608. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Plectus cylindricus Abdel-Rahman, 1993) Abdel-Rahman, F. (1993). SEM observations and description of Plectus cylindricus sp. n. (Nematoda: Plectidae), from California, USA. <em>Nematologia Mediterranea.</em> 21: 59-62. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Deprez, T. et al. (2005). NeMys - Generic Taxonomic Database System on Mysida and Nematoda. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at [details]   

redescription Zell, H. (1993). Die Gattung Plectus Bastian, 1865 sensu lato (Nematoda, Plectidae). Ein Beitrag zur Ökologie, Biogeographie, Phylogenie und Taxonomie der Plectidae. <em>Andrias.</em> 11: 3-90. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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