Kathlaniidae

Kathlaniidae

[‚kath·lə′nī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of nematodes assigned to the Ascaridina by some authorities and to the Oxyurina by others.
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2006), que difieren en cuanto al hallazgo de nematodos comensales (Probstmayria tapiri) de la familia Kathlaniidae en este estudio y a lo reportado por Van Waerebeke et al.
schneideri, we found eight species of nematodes from six families: Rhabdiasidae: Rhabdias fuelleborni Travassos, 1926 and Rhabdias elegans Gutierrez, 1945; Molineidae: Oswaldocruzia proencai Ben Slimane & Durette-Desset, 1995; Cosmocercidae: Cosmocerca podicipinus Baker & vaucher, 1984 and Cosmocerca parva Travassos, 1925; Kathlaniidae: Falcaustra mascula (Rudolphi, 1819) Freitas & Lent, 1941; Ascarididae: Porrocaecum sp.
Falcaustra species (Nematoda: Kathlaniidae) parasitic in turtles and frogs in Ontario.