Aphasmidia
Aphasmidia Aphasmidia n. 1. 1 one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems.

Syn: class Aphasmidia. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Aphasmidia — noun one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems • Syn: ↑class Aphasmidia • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Nematoda, ↑phylum Nematoda, ↑Aschelminthes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aphasmidia — see Adenophorea …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Aphasmidia — SYN: Adenophorasida. * * * Aphas·mid·ia .ā .faz mid ē ə n pl a subclass of Nematoda comprising worms in which the sensory organs are often bristlelike, phasmids are lacking or greatly reduced, the lateral cervical papillae are absent, and the… …   Medical dictionary

  • aphasmidia — aphas·mid·ia …   English syllables

  • class Aphasmidia — noun one of two subgroups of Nematoda used in some classification systems • Syn: ↑Aphasmidia • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Nematoda, ↑phylum Nematoda, ↑Aschelminthes, ↑phy …   Useful english dictionary

  • aphasmid — 1. Lacking phasmids, as seen in nematodes of the class Adenophorasida (Aphasmidia). 2. Common name for a member of the class Aphasmidia, now Adenophorasida. * * * aphas·mid (a fazґmid) [a 1 + phasmid] a nematode belonging to the subclass… …   Medical dictionary

  • Nematode — Not to be confused with ringworm. Nematodes Unidentified roundworm from wet soil. The mouth is at the top left corner. Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • NÉMATHELMINTHES — Les Némathelminthes, ou vers ronds, dont les plus grandes formes étaient connues bien avant l’ère chrétienne, n’ont suscité que tardivement la création d’une branche distincte en zoologie. L’étude de ces animaux est restée pour une large part… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Aschelminthes — noun unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms • Syn: ↑Nematoda, ↑phylum Nematoda, ↑phylum Aschelminthes • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Animalia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nematoda — noun unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms • Syn: ↑phylum Nematoda, ↑Aschelminthes, ↑phylum Aschelminthes • Hypernyms: ↑phylum • Member Holonyms: ↑Animalia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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