Metastrongyloidea


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Metastrongyloidea

a superfamily of nematodes whose members are found in the bronchi, parenchyma and blood vessels of the lungs; the lungworms.
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The nematodes from the gibbon CNS were thus classified as members of the superfamily Metastrongyloidea.
Within the Metastrongyloidea, these include Parelaphostrongyhls spp.