The eelworms, or nematodes, are common, widespread invertebrates which inhabit salt water, fresh water, soil, and refuse. Some are harmless whereas others parasitize plants and animals and cause serious diseases. They are not related to earthworms or flatworms, but are treated with the round worms.
KeywordsPlant Parasitic Nematode Copulatory Organ Extensive Root System Root Gall Orchard Tree
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