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Heterorhabditis beicherriana n. sp. (Nematoda: Heterorhabditidae), a new entomopathogenic nematode from the Shunyi district of Beijing, China

Xing-Yue, Li; Qi-Zhi, Liu; Nermuť, Jiří; Púža, Vladimír; Mráček, Zdenĕk

Xing-Yue, Li, Qi-Zhi, Liu, Nermuť, Jiří, Púža, Vladimír, Mráček, Zdenĕk (2012): Heterorhabditis beicherriana n. sp. (Nematoda: Heterorhabditidae), a new entomopathogenic nematode from the Shunyi district of Beijing, China. Zootaxa 3569: 25-40, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.212871

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