Ornithostrongylus

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Ornithostrongylus

a genus of worms in the superfamily Trichostrongyloidea.

Ornithostrongylus quadriradiatus
found in the crop, proventriculus and intestine of pigeons. Causes catarrhal and hemorrhagic enteritis and may cause heavy losses in young birds.
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