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EENY-210: Reniform Nematode, Rotylenchulus reniformis Linford and Oliveira (Nematoda: Tylenchida: Tylenchoidea: Hoplolaimidae: Rotylenchulinae)

Figure 1. Young female of reniform nematode, Rotylenchulus reniformis Linford & Oliveira, with swollen body. The female penetrates the root of cowpea and the anterior portion (head region) of the body remains embedded in the root whereas the posterior portion (tail region) protrudes from the root surface.

Credit: Koon-Hui Wang, UF/IFAS