characters

counties

Total

Masjed Solleiman

Behbahan

Bagh Mallek

Shoushtar

Mean ± SD

n

10

10

10

10

40

L

715-552(547.2±6.4)

595-690(576.2±6.4)

425-620(616±6.4)

512-730(616±6.4)

606± 27.6(425-730)

a

33.9-40(30.9±6.3)

27.6-35.6(25.7±6.4)

30-39.8(35±5.6)

27.5-40.2(31±5.4)

33.9 ± 5.4 (27.5-35.6)

b

5.8-6.9(5±0.9)

6.2-6.9(6.4±0.7)

4.1-7.3(6.1±0.6)

5.4-6.7(5.7±0.8)

6.3 ± 0.7 (4.1-7.3)

b′

3.8-6.2(5±0.9)

4-5.5(4.6±0.7)

3.4-5.5(4.8±1.1)

5.2-5.5(4.1±1.1)

4.6 ± 1 (3.4-6.2)

c

18.9-22.1(20.1±2.9)

12.8-22.3(20±2)

19.9-23.8(20±1.5)

18-20.9(21±2.5)

20.5 ± 2.1 (12.8-23.8)

c′

1.3-2.6(1.9±0.5)

1.7-2.5(1.9±0.5)

1.6-2.1(2±0.4)

1.5-2.6(2.2±0.4)

2.1 ± 0.4 (1.3-2.6)

V

77-79(77.6±1.4)

76-78(77±1.2)

79-79.9(77.3±1.05)

76-78(78±1.3)

77.6 ± 1.2 (76-79.9)

Stylet

15-16(15.3±0.5)

15-16(16±1.1)

16-18(16.3±0.7)

15-17(15.9±1)

16.1 ± 1 (15-18)

m

44.4-44.6(44±2.4)

45-50.3(45.5±2.6)

41-48(44.4±3)

45.2-48.9(47±2.6)

 46 ± 2.6 (41-50.3)

Oeso1

99-103(100±2.1)

97-99(98.3±4.4)

83-96(95±6.4)

93-110(103.5±8.4)

99.6 ± 6.5 (83-110)

     Over2

30-45(36±7.7)

30-39(38±2.1)

35-49(47±8.4)

25-55(41.8±11.54)

41.7 ± 8.9 (25-55)

Exc.pore

65-90(86.5±8.7)

87-95(88.2±1.5)

78-90(75.8±1.1)

90(90±0)

85.1 ± 9.3 (65-95)

Bw

17-20(18±1.5)

19-26(19.4±1)

17-21(8±1.9)

15-19(17±1.7)

18.9 ± 1.9 (15-26)

G%

23(22.4±2.9)

25.3(24.4±1.2)

18.9-19(19±5.4)

21-24.2(22.12±2.7)

22.1 ± 4.6 (18.9-24.2)

Pus

15-18(16±4.7)

20-27(19.4±2)

14-20(19.4±2.9)

19-27(18.7±4.9)

19.6 ± 4.3 (14-27)

Tail

25-45(34.2±7.2)

35-40(35±10.5)

30(30±0)

26-30(30.6±4.7)

34.4 ± 6.8 (25-45)

ABW

11(11±0)

11-13(12.7±2.2)

11-13(13±0.5)

11-14(11.9±1.5)

14.8 ± 1.3 (11-14)

DGO

2

2

2

2

2±  0 (2)

mB%

52.4-53.6(53±0.4)

51-62.4(59±5.1)

51(51±0)

51.9-57(55.3±3)

55.3 ±  4.3 (51-62.4)

Gl

90-125(107±12.1)

95-99.1(99±6.3)

125(125±0)

95-110(109±14.5)

107.6 ± 12.8 (90-125)

V-an

79-125(108±17)

90-120(100±12.9)

78-110(199.3±14.8)

98-119(116.9±6.8)

104.1 ± 15.6 (78-125)

1: Length of esophagus
2: The esophageal glands overlap the intestine
Table 1: Morphometric data of females of Pratylenchus thornei from 4 counties were examined. Measurements are in μm and expressed as means ± standard deviation (range).