Syngamidae


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Syngamidae

[siŋ′gam·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of roundworms belonging to the Strongyloidea and including parasites of birds and mammals.
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Cyathostoma (Cyathostoma) phenisci Baudet, 1937 (Nematoda: Syngamidae), a parasite of respiratory tract of African penguin Spheniscus demersus: morphological and molecular characterization with some ecological and veterinary notes.
Cormoran imperial, Phalacrocorax atriceps (Aves, Phalacrocoracidae): nuevo hospedero para un parasito respiratorio, Cyathostoma (Cyathostoma) phenisci (Nematoda, Syngamidae).
nasicola belong to the family Syngamidae that contains the gapeworm of birds, S.