Ascaridoidea


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Ascaridoidea

[ə‚skar·ə′dȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A large superfamily of parasitic nematodes of the suborder Ascaridina.
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Die Gattung Contracaecum Railliet & Henry, 1912 (Ascaridoidea).
Nematode eggs were diagnosed in positive samples of the superfamilies Trichostrongyloidea (4.60%; 8/174; Figure 1D), Ascaridoidea (0.57%; 1/174; Figure 1E), and Trichuroidea (0.57%; 1/174; Figure 1F).
To the Editor: Baylisascaris procyonis (Ascaridoidea: Ascarididae) parasites are facultatively heteroxenous nematodes that are widely distributed in the United States and Canada, where prevalence rates reach 70%-90%.
Genetic markers in ribosomal DNA for the identification of members of the genus Anisakis (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea) defined by polymerase chain reaction based restriction fragment length polymorphism.
Contracaecum magnipapillatum (Nematoda, Ascaridoidea): resurrection and pathogenic effects of a common parasite from the proventriculus of Anous minutus from the Great Barrier Reef, with a note on C.
Larval Anisakis simplex (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea) infection in the musculature of Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, from Newfoundland and Labrador.
The life history of Sulcascaris sulcata (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea), a parasite of marine molluscs and turtles.
Corynosoma wegeneri (Acanthocephala: Polymorphida) and Pseudoterranova decipiens (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea) larvae in Scotian Shelfgroundfish.