Family: Deletrocephalidae

Revised 01/31/23

 

Classification:
 

   Chromadorea
Chromadoria
Rhabditida
Rhabditina
Strongyloidea

           Deletrocephalidae Chtiwood, 1969

Intestinal parasites of marsupials.

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Morphology and Anatomy:

   
   

Gastro-intestinal parasites of rheas.

References:

Beveridge, I., Spratt, D.M.  and Durette-Desset, M-C. 2014. Order Strongylida (Railliet and Henry, 1913). In Schmidt-Raesa, A. (ed). Handbook of Zoology: Gastroctricha, Cycloneurelia and Gnathifera. Vol 2. Nematoda. De Gruyter, Berlin

Lichtenfels, J.R.,Kharchenko, V.A., Dvojnos, G.M. 2008. Illustrated identification keys to strongylid parasites (strongylidae: Nematoda) of horses, zebras and asses (Equidae). Veterinary Parasitology 156 :4-161.

Matthews, J.B., Hodgkinson, J.E., Dowdall, S.M.J., Proudman, C.J. 2004. Recent developments in research into the Cyathostominae and Anoplocephala perfoliata. Vet. Res. 35:371381.

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