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Table 3 Main measurements of females of T. longiovaris sp. n

From: Deep-sea parasitic nematodes of the genus Trophomera Rubtsov et Platonova, 1974 (Benthimermithidae) from the Equatorial Atlantic, with the descriptions of two new species

Collection status Holotype Paratype
Maturity Virgin Virgin
L, μm 15,400 7,870
Amph.dist., μm 40 37
Tail length, μm 134 88
Diameter at level of cephalic sensilla, μm 35 27
Diameter at amphidial level, μm 65 37
Diameter at level of midbody, μm 212 150
Maximal body diameter, μm 216 150
Diameter at anal level, μm 127 80
a 71.0 52.5
c 115.8 115.7
c′ 1.1 1.1
d 385 213
V, % 46.8 53.2