Anguillulina

noun An·guil·lu·li·na \(ˌ)aŋˌgwilyəˈlīnə, -ēnə\

Definition of Anguillulina

in some classifications

  1. :  a genus of widely distributed phasmid nematodes including free-living forms and a number of important plant pathogens and being approximately equal to Tylenchus and Anguina of other classifications

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Origin and Etymology of anguillulina

New Latin, from anguillula (diminutive of Latin anguilla eel) + New Latin -ina


First Known Use: 1889


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