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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Nematoda
Class: Enoplea
Order: Enoplida
Suborder: Tripyloidina
Family: Tripyloididae
Genus: Ingenia
Gerlach, 1957

Ingenia is a genus of marine nematode worms.[1][2] It belongs to a group that are mostly free-living[3] and which feed on diatoms and other algaes.[1]


  1. ^ a b Class Enoplea. Nemaplex: Nematode-Plant Expert Information System. University of California, Davis. Version October 9, 2012.
  2. ^ Phylum Nematoda. Nematode Classification. Department of Nematology. University of California, Riverside.
  3. ^ Bik, H. M., et al. (2010). Moving towards a complete molecular framework of the Nematoda: a focus on the Enoplida and early-branching clades. BMC Evol Biol. 10: 353.

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