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Observed: 3rd September 2011 By: miked
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nematode video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdcrdmXQRmw

    Likely ID
    Mermis nigrescens
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.


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any ideas on identification

any ideas on identification guides for nematodes especially the large ones that can be easily observed

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Sorry, no. I can't recall now how I found out about Mermis, although it's over 30 years since I first saw one

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video problem

Your link didn't take me to the nematode but to your channel with flies on backen and someones wedding. Just thought I would let you know. Cheers

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thanks, hopefully it should

thanks, hopefully it should work now, youtube have obviously moved some things around, the video's name was the same but just the path to it was a bit different.