Echinostomatidae

Echinostomatidae

a family of flukes (digenetic trematodes) found in birds.
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Studies on Echinostomatidae (Trematoda) in Malaya XII Antagonism between two species of echinostome trematodes in the same lymnaeid snail.
Metacercariae of Echinostomatidae, large metacercariae (unidentified), and small metacercariae (unidentified) were found in both dreissenid species.
The 4 species of trematodes found were Cyathocotyle bushiensis and Echinostomatidae spp.
Because metacercariae of many Echinostomatidae species are known from North American freshwater molluscs (Conn & Conn 1995), it was not surprising to find echinostomatid trematodes in dreissenids during our study.
Apesar de a Familia Echinostomatidae possuir mais de 200 especies, apenas 11 destas apresentam potencial de parasitar seres humanos pela ingestao de carne crua ou mal cozida de peixes, com destaque para as especies Echinostoma hortense e E.
1 * Laelaps manguinhosi Fonseca, 1936 * * * * Laelaps paulistanensis * * * Fonseca, 1936 Gigantolaelaps wolffsohni * * (Oudemans, 1910) Mysolaelaps microspinosus * * Fonseca 1936 Macronyssidae Ornithonyssus bacoti (Hirst, 1913) * * * Ixodidae Ixodes loricatus Neumann, 1899 * * * * * Trombiculidae Eutrombicula alfreddugesi * * * * (Oudemans, 1920) Helminths Digenea Echinostomatidae Echinostoma platensis Sutton * and Lunaschi, 1994 Echinoparyphium scapteromae * * * * * (Sutton, 1983) Microphallidae Levinseniella (Monarrhenos) * * * cruzi Travassos, 1920 Dicrocoelidae Zoonorchis oxymycterae Sutton, 1983 * * Cestoda Ciclophyllidea, Hymenolepididae Rodentolepis sp.
Posee una radula de tipo Istricoglosa tipica de herbivoros raspadores; es posible vector de trematodos de la familia Echinostomatidae.
The FZTs include many species, especially representatives of the families Heterophyidae, Echinostomatidae, and Opisthorchiidae.
Digenetic trematodes in the family Echinostomatidae use gastropod and bivalve molluscs as intermediate hosts and have a worldwide distribution (Lauckner 1983).
La familia Rhopaliasidae segun Yamaguti, 1971, es cercana a los Echinostomatidae en la anatomia general, excepto en la ausencia de un collar de espinas cefalicas y la presencia de dos probosis simetricas armadas en la parte anterior; estas son contractiles, semejantes a la probosis de un acanthocefalo.