Nematology 100: LECTURE 2

Rev. 12/04/2012

Anatomy and Morphology

a. Cuticle

b. Hypodermis (or epidermis)

c. Muscle Layers

d. Digestive System

Three parts:
(i) Stomodeum:
    Stoma:
    Esophagus
(ii) Mesenteron:
(iii) Proctodeum:

e. Reproductive System

f. Sensory/nervous System

Various sensilla:

(i) Amphids -
(ii) Phasmids
(iii) Other sensilla

g. Excretory System

Reproductive Strategies

Slides: on nematode anatomy and morphology