Porrocaecum

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Porrocaecum

a genus of roundworms in the family Ascarididae.

Porrocaecum angusticolle
found in birds of prey.
Porrocaecum aridae
found in the heron.
Porrocaecum crassum
found in the intestine of ducks; causes nasal discharge, diarrhea, anemia and loss of weight.
Porrocaecum decipiens
found in the small intestine of the walrus.
Porrocaecum depressum
found in birds of prey.