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Spiriniinae Chitwood, 1936

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Genus Chromadoropsis Filipjev, 1918
Genus Chromaspirina Filipjev, 1918
Genus Echinodesmodora Blome, 1982
Genus Metachromadora Filipjev, 1918
Genus Metachromadoroides Timm, 1961
Genus Onyx Cobb, 1891
Genus Papillonema Verschelde, Muthumbi & Vincx, 1995
Genus Paradesmodora Schuurmans Stekhoven, 1950
Genus Parallelocoilas Boucher, 1975
Genus Perspiria Wieser & Hopper, 1967
Genus Polysigma Cobb, 1920
Genus Pseudometachromadora Timm, 1954
Genus Spirinia Gerlach, 1963
Genus Stygodesmodora Blome, 1982

Genus Sigmophoranema Hope & Murphy, 1972 (taxon inquirendum, Armenteros et al, 2014: Sigmophoranema as genus inquirenda and S. rufum as species inquirenda based on the absence of any drawing of the type species and on the relatively poor descriptions of the described specimens. )

Genus Parathalassoalaimus Allgén, 1929 (nomen dubium, Hope & Murphy 1972 p 51: doubtful genus)

Genus Bradylaimus Stekhoven, 1931 accepted as Metachromadora (Bradylaimus) Stekhoven, 1931
Not documented
Bezerra, T.N.; Eisendle, U.; Hodda, M.; Holovachov, O.; Leduc, D.; Mokievsky, V.; Peña Santiago, R.; Sharma, J.; Smol, N.; Tchesunov, A.; Venekey, V.; Zhao, Z.; Vanreusel, A. (2021). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Spiriniinae Chitwood, 1936. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2021) European Register of Marine Species at: on 2021-11-30
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2021). European Register of Marine Species. Spiriniinae Chitwood, 1936. Accessed at: on 2021-11-30
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taxonomy source Leduc, D.; Verschelde, D. (2015). New <em>Spirinia</em> and <em>Stygodesmodora</em> species (Nematoda, Spiriniinae) from the Southwest Pacific, and revision of the related genera <em>Spirinia</em>, <em>Chromaspirina</em> and <em>Perspiria</em>. <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> (118): 1-25., available online at
note: Diagnisis and list of valid genera [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source Armenteros, M.; Ruiz-Abierno, A.; Decraemer, W. (2014). Revision of Desmodorinae and Spiriniinae (Nematoda: Desmodoridae) with redescription of eight known species. <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> 96: 1–32. (look up in RoR), available online at
page(s): 26-27; note: Key to the genera [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Nemaslan: Biodiversity of Antarctic Nematodes (2004). (look up in RoR[details]   

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) (look up in RoR[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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