Definition of Genus anguillula
1. Noun. A genus of Cephalobidae.
Generic synonyms: Worm Genus
Group relationships: Cephalobidae, Family Cephalobidae
Member holonyms: Anguillula Aceti, Turbatrix Aceti, Vinegar Eel, Vinegar Worm
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Anguillula
Literary usage of Genus anguillula
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1. The Animal Parasites of Man by Harold Benjamin Fantham, Maximilian Gustav Christian Carl Braun (1916)
"Genus. Anguillula, Ehrenberg, 1826. Buccal cavity very small, without lips. Males without bursa, but with a series of papilla. Lateral lines absent. ..."
2. Bacteria in Relation to Plant Diseases by Erwin Frink Smith (1905)
"The eel-worms were removed to form the genus Anguillula, and the other infusoria were variously distributed. Only the first two species of the original ..."
3. Report of the Secretary for Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1872)
"In my second day's observations I found very small, snake-like forms of the genus Anguillula. ..."
4. The Intellectual Observer (1865)
"... of the genus Anguillula, and live entirely independent of other organisms. With these exceptions, however, the Nematodes are almost all parasitic in the ..."
5. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... and arc therefore really parasitic; (2) while certain species belonging to the free- living genus Anguillula arc normally parasitic (eg A, tritici, ..."