Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Nematoda > Class Adenophorea > Subclass Chromadoria > Order Monhysterida > Suborder Monhysterina > Superfamily Monhysteroidea > Family Monhysteridae > Genus Monhystera

Monhystera disjuncta (Bastian, 1865)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MonhysteraBastian, 1865accepted genus name


original description

Bastian, H. C. (1865): Monograph of the Anguillulidae, or Free Nematoids, Marine, Land, and Freshwater; with Descriptions of 100 New Species The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Volume XXV. Part II:73-184

basis of record

De Smet, G.; Vincx, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Vanhove, S.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Steyaert, M. (2001). Nematoda - free living, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 161-174

additional source

Hopper, B.E. 1969. Marine nematodes of Canada. II. Marine nematodes from the Minas Basin-Scots Bay area of the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia. Canadian Journal of Zoology 47: 671-690.

additional source

Various Authors (2000). Nematode filing cabinet of the Marine Biology Section Ugent - in combination with the NemasLan Ms-Access database (published on CD-Rom, 2000)

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Vincx, M. (1989). Seasonal fluctuations and production of nematode communities in the Belgian coastal zone of the North Sea, in: Wouters, K.; Baert, L. (Ed.) (1989). Proceedings of the Symposium "Invertebrates of Belgium". pp. 57-66

additional source

Yeates, G.W. (2010). Phylum Nematoda: roundworms, eelworms, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 480-493.

additional source

Leduc, D., & Gwyther, J. (2008). Description of new species of Setosabatieria and Desmolaimus (Nematoda: Monhysterida) and a checklist of New Zealand free-living marine nematode species. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research, 42(3), 339-362.

additional source

Deprez, T. et al. (2005). NeMys - Generic Taxonomic Database System on Mysida and Nematoda. World Wide Web electronic publication





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Nematoda Collection
Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications)


Deprez, T.; Vincx, M. (2014). Monhystera disjuncta (Bastian, 1865). In: Deprez, T. et al. (2005). NeMys. World list of free-living nematodes. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:121445




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