Ascaridoidea


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(as'kă-ri-doy'dē-ă),
Superfamily of stout, three-lipped intestinal roundworms that includes the family Ascarididae.
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Nematode eggs of the superfamily Ascaridoidea (4.35%; 1/23) were observed and helminth eggs of the superfamily Trichuroidea (4.35%; 1/23) were also diagnosed in Turdus sp.
Neomysis americana (Crustacea: Mysidacea) as an intermediate host for sealworm, Pseudoterranova decipiens (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea), and spirurid nematodes (Acuarioidea).
SSCP-based identification of members within the Pseudoterranova decipiens complex (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea: Anisakidae) using genetic markers in the internal transcribed spacers of ribosomal DNA.
(Nematoda: Ascaridoidea) from the domestic cat (Felis catus Linnaeus, 1758).
Krabbe, 1878Nematoda: Ascaridoidea): morphology and morphometry of larvae from euphausiids and fish, and a review of the life history and ecology.
The nematode taxa more frequently reported from marine bivalves are Sulcascaris sulcata (Ascaridoidea: Anisakidae) and Echinocephalus spp.