Eric R Hoberg

Summary

Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Emended description and redetermination of Sarwaria caballeroi n. comb. (nematoda: Ostertagiinae) with details of the synlophe and esophageal characters
    Eric P Hoberg
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, United States National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, BARC East 1180, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 93:1140-50. 2007
  2. pmc Out of Africa: origins of the Taenia tapeworms in humans
    E P Hoberg
    Parasite Biology, Epidemiology and Systematics Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area Research Center, MD 20705, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:781-7. 2001
  3. pmc Integrated approaches and empirical models for investigation of parasitic diseases in northern wildlife
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:10-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Caudal polymorphism and cephalic morphology among first-stage larvae of Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei (Protostrongylidae: Elaphostrongylinae) in Dall's sheep from the Mackenzie Mountains, Canada
    Eric P Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area Research Center East, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 91:1318-25. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny of Taenia: Species definitions and origins of human parasites
    Eric P Hoberg
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, US National Parasite Collection, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Parasitol Int 55:S23-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny for genera of Nematodirinae (Nematoda: Trichostrongylina)
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection, and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East No 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 91:382-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Pseudostertagia bullosa (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in artiodactyl hosts from North America: redescription and comments on systematics
    E P Hoberg
    Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, U S National Parasite Collection and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, BARC East 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 91:370-81. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Coevolution and biogeography among Nematodirinae (Nematoda: Trichostrongylina) Lagomorpha and Artiodactyla (Mammalia): exploring determinants of history and structure for the northern fauna across the holarctic
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East No 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 91:358-69. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Revealing the faunal tapestry: co-evolution and historical biogeography of hosts and parasites in marine systems
    E P Hoberg
    Parasite Biology, Epidemiology and Systematics Laboratory, and the US National Parasite Collection, US Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Parasitology 124:S3-22. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny for species of Haemonchus (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea): considerations of their evolutionary history and global biogeography among Camelidae and Pecora (Artiodactyla)
    Eric R Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 90:1085-102. 2004

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Emended description and redetermination of Sarwaria caballeroi n. comb. (nematoda: Ostertagiinae) with details of the synlophe and esophageal characters
    Eric P Hoberg
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, United States National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, BARC East 1180, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 93:1140-50. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Out of Africa: origins of the Taenia tapeworms in humans
    E P Hoberg
    Parasite Biology, Epidemiology and Systematics Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area Research Center, MD 20705, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:781-7. 2001
    ..Parasitological data provide a unique means of elucidating the historical ecology, foraging behaviour and food habits of hominids during the diversification of Homo spp...
  3. pmc Integrated approaches and empirical models for investigation of parasitic diseases in northern wildlife
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:10-7. 2008
    ..Such integrative approaches serve as cornerstones for detection, prediction, and potential mitigation of emerging infectious diseases in wildlife and persons in the North and elsewhere under a changing global climate...
  4. ncbi request reprint Caudal polymorphism and cephalic morphology among first-stage larvae of Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei (Protostrongylidae: Elaphostrongylinae) in Dall's sheep from the Mackenzie Mountains, Canada
    Eric P Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area Research Center East, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 91:1318-25. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny of Taenia: Species definitions and origins of human parasites
    Eric P Hoberg
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, US National Parasite Collection, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Parasitol Int 55:S23-30. 2006
    ..In ecological time, sympatry, reproductive isolation, and differences in life history evident for T. saginata and T. asiatica as observed in China, and perhaps other regions of Southeast Asia, further serve to validate these taeniids...
  6. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny for genera of Nematodirinae (Nematoda: Trichostrongylina)
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection, and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East No 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 91:382-9. 2005
    ..Exclusion of Lamanema will require new assessments of historical biogeography and the evolution of host associations for the nematodirines...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pseudostertagia bullosa (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in artiodactyl hosts from North America: redescription and comments on systematics
    E P Hoberg
    Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, U S National Parasite Collection and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, BARC East 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 91:370-81. 2005
    ..Pseudostertagia bullosa may occur in mixed infections with a number of ostertagiines in the abomasa of mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) and domestic sheep (Ovis aries) in regions of sympatry for pronghorn and these artiodactyl hosts...
  8. ncbi request reprint Coevolution and biogeography among Nematodirinae (Nematoda: Trichostrongylina) Lagomorpha and Artiodactyla (Mammalia): exploring determinants of history and structure for the northern fauna across the holarctic
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East No 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 91:358-69. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Revealing the faunal tapestry: co-evolution and historical biogeography of hosts and parasites in marine systems
    E P Hoberg
    Parasite Biology, Epidemiology and Systematics Laboratory, and the US National Parasite Collection, US Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Parasitology 124:S3-22. 2002
    ..Integration of ecological and phylogenetic knowledge from the study of parasites is synergistic, contributing substantial insights into the history and maintenance of marine systems...
  10. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny for species of Haemonchus (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea): considerations of their evolutionary history and global biogeography among Camelidae and Pecora (Artiodactyla)
    Eric R Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection and the Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 90:1085-102. 2004
    ..Such distributions are emblematic of the overriding significance of anthropogenic factors as determinants of the global distributions for pathogenic parasites in domestic and wild ruminants...
  11. ncbi request reprint Taenia tapeworms: their biology, evolution and socioeconomic significance
    Eric P Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection and Parasite Biology, Epidemiology and Systematics Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, BARC East No 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Microbes Infect 4:859-66. 2002
    ..Human taeniasis and cysticercosis represent archaic associations and remain significant challenges for socioeconomic development, public health and food safety, and a continuing threat to animal production on a global basis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ashworthius Patriciapilittae n. sp. (Trichostrongyloidea: Haemonchinae), an abomasal nematode in Odocoileus virginianus from Costa Rica, and a new record for species of the genus in the Western Hemisphere
    Eric P Hoberg
    United States National Parasite Collection, and the Parasite Biology, Epidemiology and Systematics Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 88:1187-99. 2002
    ..Discovery of A. patriciapilittae emphasizes the continued need for survey and inventory to define the structure and distribution of parasite faunas in wild and domestic ruminants from the Nearctic and Neotropical regions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Muscleworms, Parelaphostrongylus andersoni (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae), discovered in Columbia white-tailed deer from Oregon and Washington: implications for biogeography and host associations
    Ingrid M Asmundsson
    United States National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East No 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:16-7. 2008
    ..These observations are explored in the broader context of host and geographic associations for P. andersoni and related elaphostrongylines in North American cervids...
  14. ncbi request reprint Redescriptions of Haemonchus mitchelli and Haemonchus okapiae (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) and description of a unique synlophe for the haemonchinae
    J Ralph Lichtenfels
    Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, The Henry A Wallace Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Maryland 20705 2350, USA
    J Parasitol 88:947-60. 2002
    ..The dorsal ray of H. mitchelli is bifurcated distally for 25-39% (32%) of its length and its stem is expanded proximally, but the dorsal ray of H. okapiae is bifurcated 37-50% (42%) and its stem is of uniform thickness...
  15. doi request reprint Synlophe structure for species of Longistrongylus (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea), abomasal parasites among ungulates from sub-Saharan Africa, with comparisons to the global ostertagiine fauna
    Eric P Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East, Bldg 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 95:1468-78. 2009
    ..The differential numbers of ridges in males and females may represent another character among the suite of attributes that in part diagnose the genus Longistrongylus ...
  16. doi request reprint Robustostrongylus aferensis gen. nov. et sp. nov. (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in kob (Kobus kob) and hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus jacksoni) (Artiodactyla) from sub-Saharan Africa, with further ruminations on the Ostertagiinae
    Eric P Hoberg
    United States National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East, Building 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 95:702-17. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei in Columbian black-tailed deer from Oregon
    Jack A Mortenson
    United States Department of Agriculture, Veterinary Services, 530 Center St NE, Suite 335, Salem, Oregon 97301, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:527-35. 2006
    ..We provide the first unequivocal identification of P. odocoilei in Columbian black-tailed deer from Oregon. The broader geographic distribution, prevalence, and pathology of P. odocoilei are not known in populations of Oregon deer...
  18. doi request reprint Hamulonema gen. nov. for Teladorsagia hamata and Ostertagia kenyensis in the ostertagiine fauna (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) from African ungulates
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 94:866-79. 2008
    ..African genera may represent morphologically divergent and discrete or historically isolated lineages reflecting a pattern of geographic and host colonization as a driver for diversification since the Miocene...
  19. doi request reprint An exploration of diversity among the Ostertagiinae (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in ungulates from Sub-Saharan Africa with a proposal for a new genus
    Eric P Hoberg
    U S National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, BARC East 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 94:230-51. 2008
    ....
  20. doi request reprint A new species of trichostrongyloid in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) (Artiodactyla: Bovinae) from Uganda
    Eric P Hoberg
    United States National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, BARC East, Bldg 1180, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 96:129-36. 2010
    ..Recognition of a second species of Africanastrongylus represented by nematodes of large size suggests that prior reports of L. meyeri in Syncerus caffer may be attributable to A. giganticus...
  21. doi request reprint Synlophe structure in Pseudomarshallagia elongata (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea), abomasal parasites among Ethiopian ungulates, with consideration of other morphological attributes and differentiation within the Ostertagiinae
    Eric P Hoberg
    US National Parasite Collection and Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 96:401-11. 2010
    ..Although this is particularly important in regions that remain poorly known, such as Africa, the principle certainly applies more broadly...
  22. ncbi request reprint Identical ITS-1 and ITS-2 sequences suggest Spiculopteragia asymmetrica and Spiculopteragia quadrispiculata (Nematoda: Trichostrongylidae) constitute morphologically distinct variants of a single species
    Mónica Santín-Durán
    Departamento de Patologia Animal I, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    J Parasitol 88:417-8. 2002
    ..They were found to be identical, suggesting that S. asymmetrica and S. quadrispiculata represent a single species and do not refute the concept of dimorphic species in the Spiculopteragia...
  23. doi request reprint Geographic and host range of the nematode Soboliphyme baturini across Beringia
    Anson V A Koehler
    Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Parasitol 93:1070-83. 2007
    ..baturini found in the stomachs of mustelids at the same locations in both Asia and North America, corroborating a role in transmission for species of Sorex...
  24. ncbi request reprint How will global climate change affect parasite-host assemblages?
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3G5, Canada
    Trends Parasitol 23:571-4. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Systematics and emerging infectious diseases: from management to solution
    Daniel R Brooks
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G5, Canada
    J Parasitol 92:426-9. 2006
    ..Increasingly, that information is widely available in digital form on the Internet. Systematic biology is well positioned to play a crucial role in efforts to be proactive in the arena of emerging parasitic and infectious diseases...
  26. ncbi request reprint Geographic distribution of the muscle-dwelling nematode Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei in North America, using molecular identification of first-stage larvae
    Emily J Jenkins
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, University of Saskatchewan, 52 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7N 5B4
    J Parasitol 91:574-84. 2005
    ..odocoilei. This work combines extensive fecal surveys, comparative morphology, and molecular diagnostic techniques to describe comprehensively the host associations and geographic distribution of a parasitic helminth...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cerebral cysticercosis by Taenia crassiceps in a domestic cat
    Arno Wunschmann
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostic Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 1333 Gortner Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 15:484-8. 2003
    ..Cerebral cysticercosis by T. crassiceps is rare in atypical intermediate hosts and has not been described in cats...
  28. ncbi request reprint Abomasal parasites in wild sympatric cervids, red deer, Cervus elaphus and fallow deer, Dama dama, from three localities across central and western Spain: relationship to host density and park management
    Mónica Santín-Durán
    Departamento de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid 28040, Spain
    J Parasitol 90:1378-86. 2004
    ..Helminth burdens were higher in fallow deer than in the sympatric red deer and may reflect the gregarious social structure and different foraging patterns of fallow deer...