Metastrongyloidea

Metastrongyloidea

[¦med·ə‚strän·jə′lȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of parasitic nematodes, characterized by a reduced or absent stoma capsule and an oral opening surrounded by six well-developed lips.
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sp (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea), a new lungworm occurring in man in Costa Rica.
Species of Angiostrongylus (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea) in wildlife: A review.
Prevalence and molecular identification of the sinus worm Skrjabingylus petrowi (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea) from Martes spp.
First record of a nematode Metastrongyloidea (Aelurostrongylus abstrusus larvae) in Achatina (Lissachatina)fulica (Mollusca, Achatinidae) in Brazil.
Lung worm (Pharurus pallasii: Metastrongyloidea: Pseudaliidae) infection in the endangered St.
En el presente estudio se describen las lesiones pulmonares macroscopicas y microscopicas producidas por Pseudalius inflexus (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea: Pseudaliidae) en Phocoena spinipinnis capturados, accidentalmente, por pesca artesanal en aguas de la Reserva Nacional de Paracas en el departamento de Ica, Peru.
The ocurrence of Stenurus australis Tantalean and Sarmiento, 1991 (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea) in the porpoise Phoconema spinipinnis (Burmeister, 1865) on the southern coast of Chile.
Mutation scanning analysis of microsatellite variability in the second internal transcribed spacer (precursor ribosomal RNA) for three species of Metastrongylus (Strongylida: Metastrongyloidea).
Experimental life cycle of Protostrongylus boughtoni (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea), a lungworm of snowshoe hares, Lepus americanus.