Oncicola

Oncicola

a genus of thorny-headed worms (acanthocephalans) in the family Macracanthorhynchidae.

Oncicola campanulatus
found in the intestine of dogs.
Oncicola canis
found in the intestine of dogs, coyotes, cats, lynx and bobcats. Chance infections can occur in young turkeys and cause cysts in the esophageal wall.
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La presencia de acantocefalos como Oncicola sp en canidos silvestres ha sido mencionada por varios autores (Patton y Rabinowitz, 1994; Pence et al.
In this study, Oncicola was observed in dogs only in one case, yet, for the first time.
C) Oncicola oncicola (A) Oxyspirura mansoni (N) Raillietina echinobothrida (C) Raillietina sp.
Presencia de formas larvarias de Oncicola oncicola (Acanthocephala) en una gallina domestica.
Como resultado del analisis, los especimenes se identificaron como miembros del genero Oncicola Travassos, 1916 (Oncicola sp.