Nematodes  of Veterinary importance Links Page:                                                (By Host name and organ)    

Contains public sector information diagrams* licensed under the Open Government Licence  v2.0 ADAS Manual of Veterinary Parasitological Laboratory Techniques Reference Book 418

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Disease by host:                                                   

Alberta  AFRD  
   

Gastrointestinal  Parasite Specific Links: Organised in large tables behind the links below (by Order/Family)

RHABDIASIDEA Strongyloididae TRICHURIDEA Trichuridae Capillariinae Trichosomoididae
Trichinellidae STRONGYLIDEA Strongyiidae Ancylostomidae Cyathostomidae
Trichostrongylidae Protostrongylidae (lung infections) Pseudaiiidae   Filaroidinae Syngamidae
DIOCTOPHYMIDAE & OXYURIDEA Heterakidae ASCARIDIDEA Ascarididae Spiruridae,

Thelazidae & Tropisuridae

RHABDIASIDEA Strongyloididae

Strongyloides papillosus                cattle, sheep, pig Strongyloides ransomi                     pig
Strongyloides ratti                            rat Strongyloides stercoralis                 man, dog, cat, pig
Strongyloides westeri                      horse   

TRICHURIDEA Trichuridae

Trichuris leporis                                   rabbit, hare Trichuris muris                             rat, mouse

Trichuris ovis                                         ruminants

Trichuris serrata                          cat
Trichuris suis                          pig Trichuris trichiura                        man, pig
Trichuris vulpis                                      dog

Capillariinae  

Capillaria aerophila                          cat, dog Capillaria anatis               duck
Capillaria brevipes                            cattle, goat, sheep, Capillaria caudinflata      partridge, pheasant, pigeon,
Capillaria collaris                               chicken Capillaria contorta            chicken, pheasant
Capillaria felis cati                             cat Capillaria hepatica            hare, mouse,  rabbit, rat,
Capillaria longipes                            cattle, goat, sheep, Capillaria obsignata       chicken,   pigeon, pheasant,                                             turkey,
Capillaria plica                                   dog Capillaria putori.             dog, cat

 

Trichosomoididae Trichinellidae
Trichosomoides crassicauda                rat Trichinela spiralis mammals man, mammals

STRONGYLIDEA Strongyiidae

Strongylinae

S. edentatus   horse Triodontophorus brevicauda minor - horse

Strongylus equinus - horse

Triodontophorus serratus - horse
S. vulgaris horse Triodontophorus tenuicollis - horse

Globocephalinae

Globocephalus urosubulatus -pig  

Ancylostomidae

Ancylostominae

Ancylostoma caninum - dog, cat, pig Ancylostoma duodenale - man, pig
Ancylostoma tubaeforme - cat  

Bunostominae

                        * Bunostomum spp.

Bunostomum trigonocephalum - sheep, goat, cattle Bunostomum phlebotomum - cattle, sheep
Necator americanus - man Uncinaria stenocephala dog, cat

Cyathostomidae

Cyathostominae =Trichonematidae

Trichonema spp.           horse

Oesophagostominae

Oesophagostomum columbianum  goat, sheep Oesophagostomum dentatum  pig
Chabertia ovina   goat, sheep Oesophagostomum radiatum  cattle
Oesophagostomum venulosum  goat, sheep  

  * Oesophagostomum spp.

 Trichostrongylidae  

Amidostominae

Amidostomum anseris goose,duck,swan  

Ollulaninae

Ollulanus tricuspis                       dog, cat  

Trichostrongylinae

     *  Third Stage Larvae of gastro-intestinal nematodes         * Nematodirus 3rd stage larvae

Cooperia curticei                                 sheep, goat Cooperia oncophora                            cattle, sheep
Cooperia punctata                              cattle Hyostrongylus rubidus                         pig
Marshallagia marshalli                      sheep Obeliscoides cuniculi                            rabbit, hare
Ostertagia circumcincta sheep, goat Ostertagia occidentaiis sheep

Ostertagia ostertagi . cattle, sheep, goat

Ostertagia trifurcata sheep, goat
Trichostrongylus axei                    cattle, sheep,goat Trichostrongylus capricola                 goat
Trichostrongylus colubriformis   sheep, goat, cattle Trichostrongylus extenuatus           cattle, sheep, goat
Trichostrongylus retortaeformis  rabbit Trichostrongylus tenuis                    birds
Trichostrongylus vitrinus             sheep   goat, cattle  

  *                  *  Trichostrongylus spp.

Haemoncinae

Haemoncus contortus                 cattle, sheep, goat Haemoncus placei                  cattle

*                                                                                              * Haemonchus contortus

 

Nematodirinae

Nematodirus battus                      cattle,   goat, sheep, Nematodirus filicollis              sheep, goat, cattle
Nematodirus helvetianus            cattle, goat, sheep, Nematodirus spathiger          sheep, goat, cattle

*                                                                     * Nemotodirus spp.

 

Graphidiinae

Graphidium strigosum rabbit, hare  

Heligmosiminae

Nematospiroides dubius rat, mouse  

 

Viannaiinae

Nippostrongylus brasiliensis rat, mouse  

 

Protostrongylidae (lung infections)

Dictyocaulinae   Metastrongylinae Protostrongylinae

*Pseudaiiidae   Filaroidinae

 

Dictyocaulus filaria                     sheep Dictyocaulus viviparus       cattle
Dictyocaulus amfieldi                  horse  Metastrongylus elongatus   pig
Protostrongylus rufescens           sheep, goat Cysticaulus ocreatus           sheep
Aeolurostrongylus abstrusus       cat *Muellerius capillary .  sheep, goat lung

 

Angiostrongylinae

Angiostrongylus cantonensis                man, rat Angiostrongylus vasorum             dog

Syngamidae

Syngamus bronchialis                              duck Syngamus trachea                         birds  pheasants

Stephanuridae

Stephanurus dentatus earthworm pig urinary system

DIOCTOPHYMIDEA

Dioctophymidae

Dioctophyma renale                   fish, dog, cat  

OXYURIDEA

Oxyuridae Oxyurinae

Oxyuris equi                                  horse

Passalurus ambiguus                       hare, rabbit

 

Aspiculurinae

Spiculuris tetraptera                     mouse, rat  

Syphaciinae

Syphacia muris                              mouse, rat, Syphacia obvelata                     mouse, rat

Lauroiinae

Probstmayria vivipara                    horse  

Heterakidae

Paraspidodera uncinata       hamster guinea pig, Heterakis dispar                         duck
Heterakis gallinarum           chicken, pheasant,  turkey, Heterakis isolonche                   pheasant
Heterakis spumosa              mouse     rat,  

ASCARIDIDEA Ascarididae Ascaridinae

Ascaris suum                          pig Parascaris equorum                    horse 
Toxascaris leonina                dog        

Toxocarinae

Toxocara canis                                    dog Toxocara cati                                 cat
oxocara vitulorum                             cattle  

Ascaridiinae

Ascaridia columbae                   parakeet, pigeon, Ascaridia galli                chicken,pheasant, turkey,
Ascaridia hermaphrodite           parakeet

 

 

Spiruridea 

Spiruridae

Ascarops strongylina pig Physocephalus sexalatus           pig
Habronema megastoma                horse Habronema microstoma              horse
Spirocerca lupi                                 dog Acuaria hamulosa                         birds
Echinuria uncinata                           duck  

 

Thelaziidae

Telazia rhodesii                                cattle  

 

Tropisuridae

Tropisurus tissiinus                           poultry  

 

BLOOD AND TISSUES

Parelaphostrongylus tenuis         sheep  

FILARIIDAE

Dipetalonematidae Dirofilariinae

Dirofilaria immitis dog  

 

Oncocercinae

Oncocerca armillata                               cattle  
Oncocerca cervicalis (=reticulata)       horse  

 

Tables after 'Diagnosing helminthiasis through coprological examination' Thienpont et al.

(A Janssen Pharmaceutica publication).

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