ascaridida

Summary

Summary: An order of nematodes of the subclass SECERNENTEA. Its organisms possess two or three pairs of dorsolateral caudal papillae.

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  1. Moravec F, Ríha M, Kuchta R. Two new nematode species, Paragendria papuanensis sp. n. (Seuratoidea) and Rhabdochona papuanensis sp. n. (Thelazioidea), from freshwater fishes in Papua New Guinea. Folia Parasitol (Praha). 2008;55:127-35 pubmed
  2. Martin Sanchez J, Diaz M, Artacho M, Valero A. Molecular arguments for considering Hysterothylacium fabri (Nematoda: Anisakidae) a complex of sibling species. Parasitol Res. 2003;89:214-20 pubmed
    ..fabri is a complex comprising at least three sibling species with little host specificity, at least in the case of the most abundant species. ..
  3. Li L, Zhao W, Chen H, Guo Y, Zhang L. Morphological study of Ophidascaris excavata Hsü & Hoeppli, 1931 (Ascaridida: Ascarididae) from Gloydius brevicaudus (Stejneger) (Reptilia: Viperidae). Syst Parasitol. 2016;93:69-75 pubmed publisher
    ..excavata with its congeners and enable us to diagnose this species more accurately. ..
  4. Püllen U, Cheat S, Moors E, Gauly M. The role of preparation technique, culture media and incubation time for embryonation of Heterakis gallinarum eggs. Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr. 2008;115:30-3 pubmed
    ..The results suggest that preparation technique, media and time of incubation has an essential influence on the development rate of H. gallinarum eggs. ..
  5. Junker K, Mutafchiev Y. Typhlophoros kwenae n. sp. (Nematoda: Ascaridida: Heterocheilidae), a gastric parasite from the Nile crocodile Crocodylus niloticus Laurenti (Reptilia: Crocodylidae) in South Africa. Syst Parasitol. 2017;94:971-978 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first record of the genus Typhlophoros from the Afrotropical Realm. ..
  6. Yooyen T, Moravec F, Wongsawad C. Two new species of Cucullanus Müller, 1777 (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from marine fishes off Thailand. Syst Parasitol. 2011;78:139-49 pubmed publisher
    ..Indocucullanus thapari Gupta & Srivastava, 1984 is transferred to Cucullanus as C. thapari (Gupta & Srivastava, 1984) n. comb. ..
  7. Mejía Madrid H, Aguirre Macedo M. Redescription and genetic characterization of Cucullanus dodsworthi (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from the checkered puffer Sphoeroides testudineus (Pisces: Tetraodontiformes). J Parasitol. 2011;97:695-706 pubmed publisher
    ..dodsworthi as a putative sister taxon to T. truttae . The finding of C. dodsworthi in Mexican marine waters also represents a new geographical record. ..
  8. Ribas A, de Bellocq J, Ros A, Ndiaye P, Miquel J. Morphometrical and genetic comparison of two nematode species: H. spumosa and H. dahomensis (Nematoda, Heterakidae). Acta Parasitol. 2013;58:389-98 pubmed publisher
    ..previously assigned to C. gambianus) in order to determine their taxonomic status as either H. dahomensis o H. spumosa. ..
  9. Jang J, Kim K, Yu J, Lee S. Identification of parasite DNA in common bile duct stones by PCR and DNA sequencing. Korean J Parasitol. 2007;45:301-6 pubmed
    ..e., substitution and deletion. These findings suggest that C. sinensis and Ascaris lumbricoides may be related with the biliary stone formation and development...

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  1. Li L, Xu Z, Zhang L. Further studies on Contracaecum spasskii Mozgovoi, 1950 and C. rudolphii Hartwich, 1964 (sensu lato) (Ascaridida: Anisakidae) from piscivorous birds in China. Syst Parasitol. 2013;84:225-36 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the geographical perspective, the present Chinese material may represent the species C. rudolphii B. ..
  2. Avila R, Strüssmann C, da Silva R. A new species of Cosmocercoides (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) from a gymnophthalmid lizard of western Brazil. J Parasitol. 2010;96:558-60 pubmed publisher
    ..variabilis (Harwood, 1930)) by possessing smaller spicule size and presence of both gubernaculum and lateral alae in Cosmocercoides lilloi . ..
  3. González Solís D, Moravec F. Two new nematode species, Orientatractis campechensis n. sp. and Orientatractis chiapasensis n. sp. (Nematoda: Atractidae) from cichlid fishes in southern Mexico and Nicaragua. J Parasitol. 2004;90:1443-9 pubmed
    ..Orientatractis campechensis and O. chiapasensis represent the first 2 species of this genus parasitizing freshwater fishes; the other species have been found in amphibians and reptiles. ..
  4. Paschoal F, Vieira F, Cezar A, Luque J. Dichelyne (Cucullanellus) tornquisti n. sp. (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from corocoro grunt, Orthopristis ruber (Cuvier, 1830) (Perciformes: Haemulidae) from Southeastern Brazil. J Parasitol. 2014;100:215-20 pubmed publisher
    ..It is the first Dichelyne species described from fish family Haemulidae in the Brazilian coastal zone. ..
  5. Gomez M, González C, Sanabria E. A new species of <i>Aplectana</i> (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) parasite of <i>Pleurodema</i> <i>nebulosum</i> (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Monte desert, Argentina, with a key to Neotropical species of the genus &. Zootaxa. 2017;4247:121-130 pubmed publisher
    ..The description of the new species is based on light microscopy and scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and we also provide a key to Neotropical species of Aplectana. ..
  6. Ramallo G, Bursey C, Goldberg S. Two new species of cosmocercids (Ascaridida) in the toad Chaunus arenarum (Anura: Bufonidae) from Argentina. J Parasitol. 2007;93:910-6 pubmed
    ..sp. represents the 22nd Neotropical species and the second species reported from Argentina. Of the 14 nominal species of Cosmocercoides, C. lilloi n. sp. represents the 15th species and the first species reported from South America...
  7. Varela Stokes A, Ludwig S, Herbst L, Greiner E. Helminth fauna of the nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) in north-central Florida. J Parasitol. 2008;94:565-6 pubmed
    ..ingens in the 9-banded armadillo. The present study contributes to the known natural history of the 9-banded armadillo, an important animal research model. ..
  8. Bursey C, Goldberg S. A new species of Spinicauda (Nematoda: Heterakidae) and other endoparasites in Platymantis pelewensis (Anura: Ranidae) from the Palau Islands, Republic of Belau, Oceanica. J Parasitol. 2004;90:1428-33 pubmed
    ..2 species of Nematoda, Oswaldocruzia bakeri and Physocephalus sp. (larvae in cysts), 1 species of Acanthocephala, Acanthocephalus bufonis, and 1 species of Pentastomida, nymphs of Kiricephalus pattoni were identified. ..
  9. Jiménez Ruiz F, Gardner S. Aspidoderid nematodes from bolivian armadillos, with the description of a new species of Lauroia (Heterakoidea: Aspidoderidae). J Parasitol. 2003;89:978-83 pubmed
    ..This is the first record of a member of Lauroia Proença, 1938, for Bolivia. ..
  10. Vhora M, Bolek M. New host and distribution records for Aplectana hamatospicula (Ascaridida: Cosmocercidae) in Gastrophryne olivacea (Anura: Microhylidae) from the Great Plains U.S.A. J Parasitol. 2013;99:417-20 pubmed publisher
    ..4 + 24.0 and a mean intensity of 33.1 + 22.8 worms per infected toad. We provide new morphological measurements for male and female A. hamatospicula along with new locality records for this nematode in North America. ..
  11. Lyons E, Tolliver S. Prevalence of parasite eggs (Strongyloides westeri, Parascaris equorum, and strongyles) and oocysts (Emeria leuckarti) in the feces of Thoroughbred foals on 14 farms in central Kentucky in 2003. Parasitol Res. 2004;92:400-4 pubmed
    ..6%) and for oocysts of Eimeria leuckarti (41.6%) in feces of foals. Foals had infections of S. westeri on six farms (42.9%), of P. equorum on 12 farms (86%), and of strongyles and E. leuckarti on all 14 farms (100%)...
  12. Daş G, Savas T, Kaufmann F, Idris A, Abel H, Gauly M. Precision, repeatability and representative ability of faecal egg counts in Heterakis gallinarum infected chickens. Vet Parasitol. 2011;183:87-94 pubmed publisher
    ..Egg excretion of H. gallinarum, quantified either as EPG or EPD, is highly repeatable and closely correlated with the actual worm burden of birds starting as early as in 5 th wk of infection. ..
  13. Reinemeyer C. Anthelmintic resistance in non-strongylid parasites of horses. Vet Parasitol. 2012;185:9-15 pubmed publisher
    ..These changes may represent genetic modifications that have evolved in parallel with resistance as a result of anthelmintic selection pressure. ..
  14. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. New species of Raillietnema (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) in Carlia mysi (Squamata: Scincidae) from Papua New Guinea. J Parasitol. 2006;92:1027-30 pubmed
    ..An initial parasite list of R. nanus and the nematode Physalopteroides milnensis is established for C. mysi. ..
  15. Tampieri M, Galuppi R, Rugna G. Survey on helminthofauna in pheasants from Eastern Europe. Parassitologia. 2005;47:241-5 pubmed
    ..The release of game from foreign countries, therefore, may always constitute a risk for the autochthonous one due to the spread of new parasitic infections...
  16. Adnet F, Anjos D, Menezes Oliveira A, Lanfredi R. Further description of Cruzia tentaculata (Rudolphi, 1819) Travassos, 1917 (Nematoda: Cruzidae) by light and scanning electron microscopy. Parasitol Res. 2009;104:1207-11 pubmed publisher
  17. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. New species of Falcaustra (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) in Nyctimystes cheesmani (Anura: Hylidae) from Papua New Guinea. J Parasitol. 2009;95:146-50 pubmed publisher
    Falcaustra batrachiensis n. sp. (Ascaridida, Kathlaniidae) from the large intestine of Nyctimystes cheesmani (Anura, Hylidae) is described and illustrated...
  18. Bursey C, Sung Y, Goldberg S. New species of Falcaustra (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) in Platysternon megacephalum (Testudines: Platysternidae) from China. J Parasitol. 2012;98:569-71 pubmed publisher
    Falcaustra taimoshanensis n. sp. (Ascaridida, Kathlaniidae) from the feces of Platysternon megacephalum (Testudines; Platysternidae) is described and illustrated. Falcaustra taimoshanensis n. sp...
  19. Ali A, Zhang L, Al Salim N, Li L. Mawsonascaris parva sp. nov. (Nematoda: Ascaridida) from the Arabian whipray Himantura randalli Last, Manjaji-Matsumoto et Moore (Rajiformes: Dasyatidae) off the coast of Iraq. Acta Parasitol. 2012;57:367-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, a total of six species of Mawsonascaris are now known and this is the first species of this genus recorded from species of Himantura. ..
  20. Negro S, Caudron A, Dubois M, Delahaut P, Gemmell N. Correlation between male social status, testosterone levels, and parasitism in a dimorphic polygynous mammal. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e12507 pubmed publisher
  21. Yildirimhan H, Oz M. Helminth fauna of Lycisalamandra billae (Franzen & Klewen) (Luschan salamander) collected from Antalya. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2008;32:390-2 pubmed
    ..This study is the first helminthological research of Luschan's salamander in the world. This is the first time that Luschan's salamander has been shown to be the host of these parasites. ..
  22. Moravec F, Levron C, de Buron I. Morphology and taxonomic status of two little-known nematode species parasitizing North American fishes. J Parasitol. 2011;97:297-304 pubmed publisher
    ..ovifilamenta Weller, 1938, typically a parasite of North American catostomids...
  23. Bursey C, Kinsella J. Falcaustra greineri n. sp. (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) from Orlitia borneensis (Testudines: Emydidae). J Parasitol. 2003;89:961-4 pubmed
    ..07-1.33 mm), and absence of pseudosucker...
  24. Sardella N, Fugassa M. Paleoparasitological analysis of rodent coprolites in holocenic samples from Patagonia, Argentina. J Parasitol. 2009;95:646-51 pubmed publisher
    ..The finding of Paraspidodera in Patagonian samples represents new evidence that strengthens the co-phylogenies between nematodes of this genus and Ctenomys and reinforces the value of parasites as tags in paleoparasitology...
  25. Barrera Pérez M, Manrique Saide P, Reyes Novelo E, Escobedo Ortegon J, Sánchez Moreno M, Sánchez C. Lagochilascaris minor Leiper, 1909 (Nematoda: Ascarididae) in Mexico: three clinical cases from the Peninsula of Yucatan. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2012;54:315-7 pubmed
    ..It describes the characteristics of the lesions and discusses the route of transmission in humans and particularly in the observed patients. ..
  26. Hasegawa H, Ikeda Y. Paracosmocercella rosettae n. gen. et n. sp. (Nematoda: Cosmocercoidea: Cosmocercidae) collected from the Japanese tree frog, Hyla japonica (Anura: Hylidae), in Japan. J Parasitol. 2007;93:884-8 pubmed
  27. Tanzola R, Sardella N. Terranova galeocerdonis (Thwaite, 1927) (Nematoda: Anisakidae) from Carcharias taurus (Chondrichthyes: Odontaspididae) off Argentina, with comments on some related species. Syst Parasitol. 2006;64:27-36 pubmed
    ..As a result, T. rochalimai and T. ginglymostomae are considered to be junior synonyms of T. galeocerdonis. ..
  28. Mehlhorn H, Harder A. Effects of the synergistic action of febantel and pyrantel on the nematode Heterakis spumosa: a light and transmission electron microscopy study. Parasitol Res. 1997;83:419-34 pubmed
    ..It is concluded that the synergistic action of pyrantel and febantel on the functions of different organs of the parasites (muscle, nerve, inertine etc.) seen in the rodent model - also holds for the gut dwelling nematodes of the dog. ..
  29. Nakamura O, Watanabe M, Ogawa T, Muramoto K, Ogawa K, Tsutsui S, et al. Galectins in the abdominal cavity of the conger eel Conger myriaster participate in the cellular encapsulation of parasitic nematodes by host cells. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2012;33:780-7 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that congerin participates in the cellular encapsulation of the Cucullanus nematode via the induction of cellular adhesion to the parasites depending on lectin-glycoside recognition...
  30. Bouamer S, Morand S. Morphological phylogenetic analysis of the Africana genus (Nematoda: Heterakidae). J Parasitol. 2008;94:481-6 pubmed publisher
    ..is indicated, with subsequent dispersal events to Africa. It is further proposed that Chamaleonidae acquired species of Africana after their 'out-of-Madagascar' dispersal events to Africa...
  31. Malagón D, Díaz López M, Benitez R, Adroher F. Cathepsin B- and L-like cysteine protease activities during the in vitro development of Hysterothylacium aduncum (Nematoda: Anisakidae), a worldwide fish parasite. Parasitol Int. 2010;59:89-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Having considered these activity variations and the optimum pH values, we suggest that cathepsin L has a role in digestive processes while cathepsin B could be involved in cuticle renewal, among other possible functions...
  32. Nichelason A, Rejmanek D, Dabritz H, Melli A, Miller M, Conrad P. Evaluation of Cruzia americana, Turgida turgida, and Didelphostrongylus hayesi infection in the Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) and risk factors along the California coast. J Parasitol. 2008;94:1166-8 pubmed publisher
    ..turgida eggs, whereas the dry season (May through November) was significantly associated with the presence of C. americana eggs in feces. Adult opossums were more likely to have eggs and larvae from all 3 nematodes in the feces...
  33. Shintoku Y, Kimura E, Kadosaka T, Hasegawa H, Kondo S, Itoh M, et al. Strongyloides ratti infection in the large intestine of wild rats, Rattus norvegicus. J Parasitol. 2005;91:1116-21 pubmed
    ..Five species of nematode found in the wild rats showed seasonality in infection intensity, with highest intensities in March-May. The number of S. ratti in the large intestine was also highest in these months...
  34. Avila R, da Silva R. A new species of Africana (Nematoda: Heterakidae) from lizards of Southern Amazon, Brazil. J Parasitol. 2009;95:1156-8 pubmed publisher
    ..chabaudi Baker, 1981), A. dardanelosi is easily distinguished by spicule size (2,157-2,403 microm versus 366-458 microm and 644-869 microm, respectively) and by the number of caudal papillae (13 versus 17 and 10, respectively)...
  35. Gau R, Kutz S, Elkin B. Parasites in grizzly bears from the central Canadian Arctic. J Wildl Dis. 1999;35:618-21 pubmed
    ..Thus, we provide evidence supporting the theory that bears void gastrointestinal parasites before hibernation...
  36. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. New genus of Cosmocercidae (Nematoda) and other helminths in Hylarana volkerjane (Anura: Ranidae) from Papua New Guinea. J Parasitol. 2012;98:791-4 pubmed publisher
    Paraplesiohedruris rinse n. gen., n. sp. (Ascaridida; Cosmocercoidae; Cosmocercidae) from the large intestine of Hylarana volkerjane (Anura; Ranidae) is described and illustrated...
  37. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. A new species of Strongyluris (Nematoda: Heterakidae) from the lizard, Lophognathus temporalis (Sauria: Agamidae) from Papua New Guinea. J Parasitol. 2013;99:1024-7 pubmed publisher
    ..It can be easily separated from the other Australo-Papuan species because it is the only species to have an unpaired median papilla adjacent to the sucker...
  38. Schmidt Posthaus H, Steiner P, Muller B, Casanova Nakayama A. Complex interaction between proliferative kidney disease, water temperature and concurrent nematode infection in brown trout. Dis Aquat Organ. 2013;104:23-34 pubmed publisher
    ..The pathological lesions indicated a re-infection rather than a proliferation of remaining T. bryosalmonae. However, disease prevalence in 1+ trout was lower than in YOY...
  39. Mejía Madrid H, Guillén Hernández S. A new cucullanid from the black grouper Mycteroperca bonaci (Osteichthyes: Serranidae) off the coast of Yucatán, México. J Parasitol. 2011;97:122-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the fourth record of a marine cucullanid off the Yucatán Peninsula in México belonging to Cucullanus Müller, 1777...
  40. Chabaud A, Bain O. The evolutionary expansion of the Spirurida. Int J Parasitol. 1994;24:1179-201 pubmed
    ..origin of these nematodes, some families being derived from the Seuratoidea, and others from the Cosmocercoidea (Ascaridida)...
  41. Adnet F, Gonçalves J, de Souza W, Attias M. A simple and efficient method to observe internal structures of helminths by scanning electron microscopy. Microsc Microanal. 2013;19:1470-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The results show that this technique could potentially be applied to study the morphology, ultrastructure, and taxonomy of helminths. ..
  42. Bouamer S, Morand S. A new nematode (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) from the lizard, Chamaeleo inturensis (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae) from the Democratic Republic of Congo. J Parasitol. 2006;92:346-9 pubmed
    ..A key for determination of all species in the genus is provided...
  43. Irigoitia M, Braicovich P, Farber M, Timi J. Morphological and molecular evidence for a new species of Pseudanisakis Layman & Borovkova, 1926 (Nematoda: Ascaridida), parasitizing Rajiformes in southern Southwest Atlantic waters. Parasitol Res. 2017;116:1989-1999 pubmed publisher
    ..3) lay within the range of intraspecific variation. Previous records of specimens referred to as Pseudanisakis tricupola in skates from South American waters are regarded as conspecific with P. argentinensis n. sp. ..
  44. Yildirimhan H. [Helminth fauna of Neurergus strauchii (Steindachner, 1888) (spotted salamander) collected in Malatya and Bitlis]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2007;31:229-31 pubmed
    ..This study is the first helminthological research on spotted salamanders in the world. Also, this is the first time the parasite of frogs has been reported in Neurergus strauchii...
  45. Ashour A, Taha H, Mohammad A el H -. Comparative SDS-page protein patterns of four ascaridid nematodes. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 1995;25:761-7 pubmed
    ..vitulorum, one in T. leonina, two in T. canis, while P. equorum shares both T. canis and T. leonina in most of their bands. Among the four ascaridid studied, T. vitulorum appears to be the most divergent species...
  46. Jiménez F, Carreno R, Gardner S. Aspidodera kinsellai n. sp. (Nematoda: Heterakoidea) from nine-banded armadillos in Middle America with notes on phylogeny and host-parasite biogeography. J Parasitol. 2013;99:1056-61 pubmed publisher
  47. Li Y, Niu L, Wang Q, Zhang Z, Chen Z, Gu X, et al. Molecular characterization and phylogenetic analysis of ascarid nematodes from twenty-one species of captive wild mammals based on mitochondrial and nuclear sequences. Parasitology. 2012;139:1329-38 pubmed publisher
    ..transfuga than to B. schroederi. This study provides useful molecular markers for the classification, phylogenetic analysis and epidemiological investigation of roundworms from wild animals...
  48. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Hamilton A, Austin C. A new species of Falcaustra (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) in Nactus pelagicus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Tanna Island, Vanuatu. J Parasitol. 2010;96:968-71 pubmed publisher
    Falcaustra tannaensis n. sp. (Ascaridida: Kathlaniidae) from the large intestine of Nactus pelagicus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) is described and illustrated...
  49. Lyons E, Swerczek T, Tolliver S, Drudge J. Natural superinfection of Parascaris equorum in a stall-confined orphan horse foal. Vet Parasitol. 1996;66:119-23 pubmed
    ..The foal had been observed repeatedly eating its own feces and the question is posed as to whether "recycling' of P. equorum eggs several times by coprophagy allowed time for embryonation and reinfection to occur...
  50. López Caballero J, Osorio Sarabia D, García Prieto L. Cucullanus costaricensis n. sp. (Nematoda: Cucullanidae), a parasite of Bagre pinnimaculatus (Siluriformes: Ariidae) from Río Tempisque, Costa Rica. J Parasitol. 2009;95:413-23 pubmed publisher
    ..This finding represents the first record for a species of Cucullanus in Central America...
  51. Navone G, Ezquiaga M, Notarnicola J, Jiménez F. A new species of Cyclobulura (Nematoda: Subuluridae) from Zaedyus pichiy and Chaetophractus vellerosus (Xenarthra: Dasypodidae) in Argentina. J Parasitol. 2010;96:1191-6 pubmed publisher
    ..300 µm) with no spine. Finally, the eggs of C. superinae are smaller (60-89 × 45-71 vs. 95-100 × 80-85). To our knowledge, the new species is the first subulurid nematode found in an armadillo...
  52. Santos C, Lent H, Gibson D. A new species of Pseudanisakis Layman & Borovkova, 1926 (Nematoda: Ascaridida) from Rioraja agassizii and Psammobatis extenta (Rajidae) in Brazilian southwestern Atlantic waters. Syst Parasitol. 2004;57:229-35 pubmed
    ..5-27 vs 16-46 mm), shorter spicules (1.14-1.90 vs 1.90-3.80 mm) and especially in having much more conspicuous denticles on the lips. The present record confirms the presence of the genus in subtropical waters...
  53. Digiani M, Sutton C. New reports and a redescription of Porrocaecum heteropterum (Diesing, 1851) (Ascarididae), a rare nematode parasitic in South American.threskiornithid birds1. Syst Parasitol. 2001;49:1-6 pubmed
  54. González C, Hamann M. Seasonal occurrence of Cosmocerca podicipinus (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) in Pseudopaludicola boliviana (Anura: Leiuperidae) from natural environments in Corrientes Province, Argentina and aspects of its population structure. Parasitol Res. 2012;111:1923-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The body size of the host was not related to the intensity of infection (P?>?0.05). The seasonal occurrence of C. podicipinus in P. boliviana did not show a marked seasonality...
  55. Amorim D, Silva L, Morais D, Silva R, Ávila R. <i>Aplectana</i> <i>nordestina</i> n. sp. (Nematoda: Cosmocercidae) parasitizing <i>Leposternon polystegum</i> (Squamata: Amphisbaenidae) from Northeastern, Brazil. Zootaxa. 2017;4247:83-88 pubmed publisher
    ..2000; Ribeiro et al., 2011). The diet is composed mainly by ants, termites, and coleopteran larvae (Barros-Filho & Valverde, 1996; Gomes et al., 2009). ..
  56. Kuhn T, Benninghoff T, Karl H, Landry T, Klimpel S. Sealworm Pseudoterranova decipiens s.s. infection of European smelt Osmerus eperlanus in German coastal waters: ecological implications. Dis Aquat Organ. 2013;102:217-24 pubmed publisher
    ..More than half (55.7%) of all nematodes were located in the 3 parts of the epaxial musculature, whereas 18.4 and 26.0% were found in the hypaxial musculature and the compartments of the tail muscles, respectively...
  57. Li L, Du L, Xu Z, Guo Y, Wang S, Zhang L. Morphological variability and molecular characterisation of Dichelyne (Cucullanellus) pleuronectidis (Yamaguti, 1935) (Ascaridida: Cucullanidae) from the flatfish Pleuronichthys cornutus (Temminck & Schlegel) (Pleuronectiformes: Pleuronectidae) i. Syst Parasitol. 2014;87:87-98 pubmed publisher
  58. Tompkins D, Hudson P. Regulation of nematode fecundity in the ring-necked pheasant (Phasianus colchicus): not just density dependence. Parasitology. 1999;118 ( Pt 4):417-23 pubmed
    ..This is the first study to document both density dependence and inverse density dependence in parasite fecundity in the same host-helminth system...
  59. Dos Santos J, de Vasconcelos Melo F, Nazaré L, Furtado A, Giese E. Strongyluris amazonicus n. sp. (Nematoda: Heterakidae): a parasite of Tropidurus oreadicus from the Brazilian Amazon. Acta Trop. 2013;128:96-102 pubmed publisher
    ..The morphological data were supported by scanning electron microscopy, which served as an important tool for distinguishing these nematodes from other species of the genus. ..
  60. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Telford S. Strongyluris panamaensis n. sp. (Nematoda: Heterakidae) and other helminths from the lizard, Anolis biporcatus (Sauria: Polychrotidae), from Panama. J Parasitol. 2003;89:118-23 pubmed
    ..In addition to S. panamaensis, 3 species of Trematoda, Mesocoelium monas, Parallellopharynx arctus, and Urotrema scabridum, and 3 species of Nematoda, Crytosomum penneri, Oswaldocruzia bainae, and Piratuba digiticauda, were identified...
  61. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Miller C. Two new species of Falcaustra and comments on helminths of Norops tropidolepis (Sauria: Polychrotidae) from Costa Rica. J Parasitol. 2004;90:598-603 pubmed
    ..Norops tropidolepis was found to harbor 3 species of Nematoda, F. costaricae, Rhabdias anolis, and acuariid larvae, and 2 species of Acanthocephala (centrorhynchid cystacanths and oligacanthorhynchid cystacanths)...
  62. Chagas Moutinho V, Oliveira Menezes A, Cardenas M, Lanfredi R. Further description of Aspidodera raillieti (Nematoda: Aspidoderidae) from Didelphis marsupialis (Mammalia: Didelphidae) by light and scanning electron microscopy. Parasitol Res. 2007;101:1331-6 pubmed
    ..Colombia is a new geographical record for A. raillieti...
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    ..The aim of this study was to determine a parasitic species composition, prevalence and intensity of infection in selected parrots...
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    ..This is the first Falcaustra species described from Japanese salamanders...
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    Aplectana novaeguineae n. sp. (Ascaridida, Cosmocercidae) from the intestines of Sphenomorphus pratti (Squamata: Scincidae) is described and illustrated. Aplectana novaeguineae n. sp...
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    ..Fatal neurological disturbances were observed in B. procyonis-infected gerbils, whereas irreversible non-fatal neurological symptoms were observed in the case of B. transfuga...
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    ..This review describes the etiologies of eosinophilic meningitis, focusing primarily on the helminths that cause CSF eosinophilia...
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    ..A key for determination of all species in the genus is provided...
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    ..Nematode species showed an aggregated distribution in this host population, with O. burseyi being more aggregated than S. oscari. The present study extends the range of occurrence of O. burseyi to the Brazilian continental area...
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    ..This is the first report of concurrent infections with C. obsignata and H. gallinarium in rock partridges...
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    ..vitti n. sp. represents the 14th Neotropical species and the eighth species to be reported from lizard hosts. In addition, 1 species of Digenea, Mesocoelium monas, and 1 species of Acanthocephala, Acanthocephalus saurius, were found...
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    ..It was diagnosed through coproparasitologic exam and laboratorial identification of the nematodes. ..
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    ..Two of these invasions would suggest that 2 different lineages of dasypodid parasites entered the Northern Hemisphere at different times, which is consistent with the presence of 2 lineages of armadillos in Mexico...
  75. Dziekońska Rynko J, Rokicki J, Gomułka P. Development of larval Contracaecum rudolphii Hartwich, 1964 (Ascaridida: Anisakidae) in experimentally infected goldfish (Carassius auratus L., 1758). J Helminthol. 2010;84:234-40 pubmed publisher
    ..The primordial lips of those larvae were poorly visible, the ventricular appendix was short, and the intestinal caecum was absent. During the 10-week experiment, no encysted larvae were found in fish infected with free-living larvae...
  76. Ramallo G, Bursey C, Goldberg S. New species of Aplectana (Ascaridida: Cosmocercidae) in the toads, Rhinella granulosa and Rhinella schneideri (Anura: Bufonidae) from northern Argentina. J Parasitol. 2008;94:1357-60 pubmed publisher
    ..adaechevarriae n. sp., have 8 pairs of preanal papillae. Aplectana adaechevarriae lacks a median preanal papilla; the other 3 species possess a median preanal papilla...
  77. Bursey C, Freeman J. New species of Falcaustra (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) from Heosemys grandis (Testudines: Emydidae). J Parasitol. 2005;91:1150-2 pubmed
  78. Saunders L, Tompkins D, Hudson P. Stochasticity accelerates nematode egg development. J Parasitol. 2002;88:1271-2 pubmed
    ..These findings show that the development time of H. gallnarum eggs is decreased by stochastic variation in temperature, which may have important implications for the effects of climate change on parasite availability...
  79. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. New genus, new species of Cestoda (Anoplocephalidae), new species of Nematoda (Cosmocercidae) and other helminths in Cyrtodactylus louisiadensis (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Papua New Guinea. J Parasitol. 2005;91:882-9 pubmed
    ..Aplectana macintoshii, Oswaldocruzia bakeri, Parapharyngodon maplestonei, and an undescribed species of Physalopteroides. Cyrtodactylus louisiadensis represents a new host record for each of these helminths...
  80. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. Endoparasites in Sphenomorphus jobiensis (Sauria: Scincidae) from Papua New Guinea with description of three new species. J Parasitol. 2005;91:1385-94 pubmed
    ..were found. With the exception of Abbreviata oligopapillata, Sphenomorphus jobiensis represents a new host record for each species of endoparasite...
  81. Tandon V, Pal P, Roy B, Rao H, Reddy K. In vitro anthelmintic activity of root-tuber extract of Flemingia vestita, an indigenous plant in Shillong, India. Parasitol Res. 1997;83:492-8 pubmed
    ..The treated parasites showed structural alteration in their tegumental architecture. This study suggests the vermifugal activity of this plant extract against trematodes and cestodes...
  82. Sage R, Woodburn M, Davis C, Aebischer N. The effect of an experimental infection of the nematode Heterakis gallinarum on hand-reared grey partridges Perdix perdix. Parasitology. 2002;124:529-35 pubmed
    ..Together they suggest that only in certain, as yet unidentified circumstances, could experimental H. gallinarum infections have deleterious effects on hand-reared grey partridges...
  83. González C, Sanabria E, Quiroga L. Falcaustra sanjuanensis sp. nov. (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) from Odontophrynus cf. barrioi (Anura: Cycloramphidae) from Argentina. Acta Parasitol. 2013;58:119-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Falcaustra sanjuanensis sp. nov. represents the 12th Neotropical species assigned to the genus. Also, we added a key to Neotropical species of Falcaustra...
  84. Xu Z, Zhang L, Liu B, Li L. Morphological and molecular characterization of Raphidascaris (Ichthyascaris) lophii (Wu, 1949) (Nematoda, Anisakidae) from marine fishes from China, with a key to the species of the subgenus Ichthyascaris. Acta Parasitol. 2012;57:316-22 pubmed publisher
    ..These data contribute to facilitate an accurate diagnosis of this poorly known nematode. An identification key to the species of the subgenus Ichthyascaris is also provided...
  85. Martínez Salazar E, Falcón Ordaz J, González Bernal E, Parra Olea G, de León G. Helminth parasites of Pseudacris hypochondriaca (Anura: Hylidae) from Baja California, Mexico, with the description of two new species of nematodes. J Parasitol. 2013;99:1077-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Also, the species of Cosmocercoides represents the 20th species assigned to the genus and the first representative of this genus described from Mexico...
  86. Giese E, Furtado A, Lanfredi R, Santos J. A new cucullanid species (Nematoda) from Ageneiosus ucayalensis Castelnau, 1855 (Pisces: Auchenipteridae) from Pará, Brazil. J Parasitol. 2010;96:389-94 pubmed publisher
  87. Pereira F, Vieira F, Luque J. A new species of Cucullanus Müller, 1777 (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) parasitic in the grey triggerfish Balistes capriscus Gmelin (Osteichthyes: Balistidae) off Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Syst Parasitol. 2014;87:283-91 pubmed publisher
    ..e. crustaceans, polychaetes) as intermediate hosts, but in other a histotrophic phase in the definitive host replaces the intermediate host. ..
  88. Bursey C, Goldberg S, Kraus F. A new species of Megalobatrachonema (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) in Fojia bumui (Squamata: Scincidae) from Papua New Guinea. J Parasitol. 2012;98:973-6 pubmed publisher
    Megalobatrachonema papuaensis n. sp. (Ascaridida: Kathlaniidae) from the small intestine of Fojia bumui (Squamata: Scincidae) collected in Papua New Guinea is described and illustrated...
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    ..These results suggest that daily fluctuations in temperature influence development of the free-living stages and so development cannot be accurately predicted on the basis of constant temperature culture...