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Nemys taxon details

Capillariidae Railliet, 1915

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Genus Amphibiocapillaria Moravec, 1982
Genus Aonchotheca López-Neyra, 1947
Genus Baruscapillaria Moravec, 1982
Subfamily Capillariinae Railliet, 1915
Genus Capillostrongyloides Freitas & Lent, 1935
Genus Chondronema Christie & Chitwood, 1931
Genus Crocodylocapillaria Moravec & Spratt, 1998
Genus Eucoleus Dujardin, 1845
Genus Freitascapillaria Moravec, 1982
Genus Gessyella Freitas, 1959
Genus Hepaticola Hall, 1916
Genus Nematoideum Diesing, 1851
Genus Ornithocapillaria Barus & Sergeeva, 1990
Genus Paracapillaroides Moravec, Salgado-Maldonado & Caspeta-Mandujano, 1999
Genus Paratrichosoma Ashford & Muller, 1978
Genus Piscicapillaria Moravec, 1982
Genus Pseudocapillaroides Moravec & Cosgrove, 1982
Genus Pterothominx Freitas, 1959
Genus Schulmanela Ivashkin, 1964
Genus Skrjabinocapillaria Skarbilovitch, 1946
Genus Tridentocapillaria Barus & Sergeeva, 1990

Genus Indocapillaria De & Maity, 1995 accepted as Pseudocapillaria (Indocapillaria) De & Mailty, 1995 (Synonym)
Genus Pterothomix Freitas, 1959 accepted as Pterothominx Freitas, 1959 (unaccepted > misspelling)
Genus Sinocapillaria Moravec & Spratt, 1998 accepted as Pseudocapillaria Freitas, 1959 (Synonym)
Genus Thominx Dujardin, 1845 accepted as Capillaria Zeder, 1800 (Synonym)
Genus Trichosoma Rudolphi, 1819 accepted as Capillaria Zeder, 1800 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Trichosomum Creplin, 1829 accepted as Trichosoma Rudolphi, 1819 accepted as Capillaria Zeder, 1800 (unaccepted > junior objective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2023). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Capillariidae Railliet, 1915. Accessed at: on 2023-09-25
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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] 

taxonomy source Moravec, F.; Beveridge, I. (2017). Lobocapillaria austropacifica n. g., n. sp. (Nematoda: Capillariidae) from the obtuse barracuda Sphyraena obtusata Cuvier (Sphyraenidae, Perciformes) off eastern Australia. <em>Systematic Parasitology.</em> , available online at [details]   

taxonomy source Moravec, F. (2001). Trichinelloid nematodes parasitic in cold-blooded vertebrates. <em>Academia, Prague.</em> 429 pp. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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