Elaeophora schneideri


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E·lae·oph·o·ra schnei·der·i

(ē'lē-of'ō-ră schnī'dĕr-ī),
The bloodworm of sheep; a species of nematodes causing filarial dermatosis.
[Mod. L. elaea, fr. G. elaia, olive, + agnos, sheep, + phoros, to bear]

Elaeophora

a genus of filarioid nematodes in the family Onchocercidae.

Elaeophora bohmi
found in the arteries and veins of the extremities of horses. Called also Onchocerca bohmi.
Elaeophora poeli
found in the aorta of cattle and other ruminants.
Elaeophora sagittus
found in bovine hearts. Called also Cordophilus sagittus.
Elaeophora schneideri
found in arteries of deer, elk and sheep; causes elaeophoriasis.
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Distribution and prevalence of Elaeophora schneideri in moose in Wyoming.
Morphology of the larval stages of Elaeophora schneideri in the intermediate and definitive hosts with some observations on their pathogenesis in abnormal definitive hosts.
Observations on epizootiology and distribution of Elaeophora schneideri in Montana ruminants.
ABSTRACT: Elaeophora schneideri causes disease in aberrant hosts such as moose.
Key words: Alces alces, arterial worm, disease, Elaeophora schneideri, elaeophorosis, moose, parasite, Wyoming.
Elaeophora schneideri is a filarioid nematode that lives in the cephalic arteries of mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) (Hibler et al.
Horse flies and Elaeophora schneideri in the Gila National Forest, New Mexico.
The ecology of Elaeophora schneideri in Vermejo Park, New Mexico.
Tabanid vectors of the arterial nematode, Elaeophora schneideri, in southwestern Montana.
Prevalence of Elaeophora schneideri and Onchocerca cervipedis in mule deer from central Utah.
Morphology of larval stages of Elaeophora schneideri in the intermediate and definitive hosts with some observations on their pathogenesis in abnormal definitive hosts.
krabbei, Echinoccocus granulosus, Thysanosoma actinioides, Orthostrongylus macrotis, Parelaphostrongylus tenuis, Elaeophora schneideri, Onchocerca cervipedis, Setaria yehi, Rumenfilaria andersoni, Dermacentor albipictus, Cephenemyia jellisoni, C.