Passalurus

Passalurus

a genus of nematodes in the family Oxyuridae.

Passalurus ambiguus
found in the cecum and colon of rabbits, hares and other lagomorphs. They appear to be harmless even in very large numbers.
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Encephalitozoon cuniculi, Eimeria stiedae, Eimeria magna, Eimeria intestinalis, Eimeria irresidua, Eimeria flavescens, Eimeria piriformis, Toxoplasma gondii, Passalurus ambiguous, other helminths, parainfluenza virus 1, parainfluenza virus 2, reovirus, Psoroptes cuniculi, Cheyletiella parasitovorax, Leporacarus gibbus, and Dermatomycosis spp.