Definition of Tylenchus

1. Noun. Type genus of the family Tylenchidae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Tylenchus
Generic synonyms: Worm Genus
Group relationships: Family Tylenchidae, Tylenchidae
Member holonyms: Tylenchus Tritici, Wheat Eel, Wheat Eelworm, Wheatworm

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tylenchus

Two Rivers
Twofish
Twort
Twort-d'Herelle phenomenon
Twort phenomenon
Twydell
Twyla Tharp
Ty
Tyan Shan
Tyburn ticket
Tyburn tickets
Tyche
Tychonic
Tyke
Tylenchidae
Tylenchus (current term)
Tylenchus tritici
Tylenol
Tyler
Tylerism
Tylerize
Tympanuchus
Tympanuchus cupido
Tympanuchus cupido cupido
Tympanuchus pallidicinctus
Tyndale
Tyndall
Tyndall blue
Tyndall effect
Tyndall phenomenon

Literary usage of Tylenchus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Fresh-water Biology by Henry Baldwin Ward, George Chandler Whipple (1918)
"Tylenchus Bastian Genus consisting of numerous species, ... 1 (6) Esophagus with only one swelling, corresponding to the median bulb of Tylenchus. ..."

2. Phytopathology by American Phytopathological Society (1917)
"Whether the closely related species of Tylenchus found by Bessey*, the writer, ... Some European investigators, however, regard Tylenchus tritici as a ..."

3. Gardeners Chronicle, the Horticultural Trade Journal (1897)
"296, he will see that the eel-worm mentioned is Tylenchus ... Doubtless a chemical agent might be found which would destroy Tylenchus, but this would mean ..."

4. Observations of Injurious Insects and Common Farm Pests ... with Methods of by Eleanor Anne Ormerod (1887)
"Tylenchus Kuhn. Daring the investigations in as to the cause of the diseased growth known as " Tulip-root" in Oats, there seemed reason for supposing that ..."

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