Protospirura

Protospirura

a genus of spirurid nematodes in the family Spiruridae.

Protospirura bestianum, Protospirura muricola, Protospirura numidia
found in the stomach of various felids and rodents.
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Peromyscus truei, in general, has been reported to be infected with Hymenolepis horrida (a tapeworm), Protospirura numidica, and Gongylonema peromysci (both parasitic nematodes) (Whitaker 1968).