Isthmiophora

Isthmiophora

a genus of intestinal digenetic trematodes in the family Echinostomatidae.

Isthmiophora melis
found in the intestine of cat, fox and many other small wild mammals, including mink. It is nonpathogenic except in mink, in which it causes a severe hemorrhagic enteritis.
References in periodicals archive ?
Echinostoma revolutum (Froelich, 1802) Looss, 1899 and Isthmiophora melis (Schrank, 1788) Luke, 1909 (Echinostomatinae, Digenea).