Ancylostomatidae


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Ancylostomatidae

(ang″kĭ-lō″stō″mat′ĭ-dē, an″sĭ-) [ Ancyclostoma + -idae]
A family of nematodes belonging to the suborder Strongylata. It includes the genera Ancylostoma and Necator.

Ancylostomatidae

a family of nematode parasites having teeth or two ventrolateral cutting plates at the entrance to a large buccal capsule, and small teeth at its base; the hookworms.
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Cuando se compararon las prevalencias, se observo que en los perros de La Rioja fue significativamente mas frecuente la presencia de Ancylostomatidae (P=0,01; Chicuadrado), Toxocara y Toxascais (P<0,001; Chi-cuadrado) asi como de cestodos de la Familia Taenidae (P<0,05; Chi-cuadrado).
Hookworm--Any of certain internal, parasitic worms of animals and people that belong to the family Ancylostomatidae.