Austrobilharzia

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Austrobilharzia

a genus of digenetic trematodes of the family Schistosomatidae.

Austrobilharzia variglandis
principally a parasite of waterfowl but can also cause dermatitis in mammals that frequent shallow aquatic environments.
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The Bureau of Vector Control of the California Department of Health Services identified the cercariae as Austrobilharzia variglandis (Miller and Northrup 1926) collected from the eastern Atlantic mudsnail Ilyanassa obsoleta (Say 1822) (Hypsogastropoda: Nassariidae) syn.
The marine dermatitis-producing cercaria of Austrobilharzia variglandis in California (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae).