Heterakidae

Heterakidae

[‚hed·ə′rak·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A group of nematodes assigned either to the suborder Oxyurina or the suborder Ascaridina.
References in periodicals archive ?
Strongyluris Mueller, 1894 is a intestinal parasite belongs to the family Heterakidae, mostly found in lizards (Kohn et al., 1973; Vicente et al., 1993; Anderson, 2000) and rarely in anuran amphibians (Bursey et al., 2003).
Cycle evolutif de l'Heterakidae Strongyluris brevicaudata (Nematoda): mise em evidence de deux mues dans l'oeuf.
Occurrence of Strongyluris oscari (Nematoda; Heterakidae) in Enyalius bilineatus (Squamata: Leiosaurinae) from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest.