Definition of Genus Tylenchus
1. Noun. Type genus of the family Tylenchidae.
Generic synonyms: Worm Genus
Group relationships: Family Tylenchidae, Tylenchidae
Member holonyms: Tylenchus Tritici, Wheat Eel, Wheat Eelworm, Wheatworm
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Tylenchus
Literary usage of Genus Tylenchus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Diseases of Field and Garden Crops by Worthington George Smith (1884)
"Dr. Bastian specially adverts to the tenacity of life belonging to the species found under the genus Tylenchus, and he attributes this vital tenacity in ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1905)
"Two, possibly three, species of nematodes were found, all belonging to the genus Tylenchus. Cultural experiments are now under way to determine, ..."
3. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1892)
"In the discussion, Mr. Atkinson stated that while there were characters in the form studied by him which seemed to place it in the genus Tylenchus, ..."