Echinoparyphium

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Echinoparyphium

a genus of the fluke family Echinostomatidae.

Echinoparyphium paraulum
see echinostomarevolutum.
Echinoparyphium recurvatum
occurs in the small intestine of doves, pigeons and domesticated birds, and can cause emaciation and anemia.
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Meta-cercarial utilization of a naturally infected single species (Lymnea peregra) snail community by Echinoparyphium recurvatum.
Parasite utilization of a host community: the distribution and occurrence of metacercarial cysts of Echinoparyphium recurvatum (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) in seven species of molluscs at Harting Pond, Sussex.
Speciation of echinostomes: evidence for the existence of two sympatric sibling species in the complex Echinoparyphium recurvatum (von Linstow 1873) (Digenea: Echinostomatidae).