rhabditoid


rhabditoid
adj. [Gr. rhabdos, rod]
(NEMATODA: Secernentea)
Having characters of free-living bacterial feeding nematodes in the genus Rhabditis.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • rhabditoid — rhab·di·toid rab di .tȯid adj of a larval nematode having the esophagus functional and with an enlarged pharyngeal bulb * * * rhab·di·toid (rabґdĭ toid) rhabdoid …   Medical dictionary

  • rhabditoid — rhab·di·toid …   English syllables

  • rhabditoid — ˈrabdəˌtȯid adjective Etymology: New Latin Rhabditis + English oid 1. : resembling or related to the genus Rhabditis 2. of a larval nematode : having the esophagus functional and with an enlarged pharyngeal bulb like that of a rhabditid …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhabditoid bursa — see bursa …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • rhabditoid larva — (NEMATA) A bacterial feeding larva among free living or parasitoid forms, in which the esophagus is divided into corpus, isthmus and a posterior valved bulb …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • rhabditiform — See r. larva. * * * rhab·dit·i·form rab dit ə .fȯrm adj RHABDITOID * * * rhab·dit·i·form (rab ditґĭ form) rhabdoid …   Medical dictionary

  • ραβδιτοειδής — η, Ν βιολ. τύπος προνύμφης που προέρχεται απευθείας από το αβγό ορισμένων νηματωδών σκωλήκων. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. rhabditoid (< ραβδίτης [Ι] + ειδής*)] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • aphelenchus — ˌafəˈleŋkəs noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Greek aphelēs simple, literally, smooth + enchos spear; from the absence of basal knobs on the stylet : a genus of rhabditoid nematode worms that is the type of the family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhabditiform — id.əˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: New Latin Rhabditis + English iform : rhabditoid …   Useful english dictionary


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