Dipetalonema reconditum

Di·pet·a·lo·ne·ma re·con·di·'tum

a filarial species found in dogs, transmitted by fleas and lice, in contrast to the canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, which is transmitted by mosquitoes.

Dipetalonema

a genus of nematodes of the superfamily Filarioidea (filarioids).

Dipetalonema dracunculoides
found in peritoneal membranes of dogs and humans.
Dipetalonema evansi
found in spermatic and pulmonary artery of camels.
Dipetalonema gracile, Dipetalonema marmosetae, Dipetalonema obtusa, Dipetalonema tamarinae
found in the peritoneal cavity of primates.
Dipetalonema grassii
occurs in the subcutaneous tissue of dogs.
Dipetalonema loxodontis
found in the African elephant. Called also Loxodontofilaria loxodontis.
Dipetalonema odendhali
found in the subcutaneous and intermuscular tissues of California sealion.
Dipetalonema perstans, Dipetalonema streptocerca
these species are primarily parasitic in humans, other primates serving as reservoir hosts.
Dipetalonema reconditum
found in body cavities and connective tissue of dogs.
Dipetalonema spirocauda
found in the right heart and pulmonary artery of seals.
References in periodicals archive ?
Combination of filtration and histochemical stain for detection and differentiation of Dirofilaria immitis and Dipetalonema reconditum in the dog.
Ja para caes, impoe-se teste diferencial para Dipetalonema reconditum encontrado no tecido conjuntivo subcutaneo.
Prevalencia da filariose canina causada por Dirofilaria immitis e Dipetalonema reconditum em Maceio, Alagoas, Brasil.
Estos dos ultimos metodos se basan en la observacion de microfilarias teniendo un mayor margen de error en el diagnostico, ya que requieren entrenamiento adecuado para la identificacion y diferenciacion de las larvas de Dirofilaria immitis con las de Dipetalonema reconditum.
La muestras positivas fueron sometidas a un examen morfologico y biometrico para su diferenciacion con la microfilaria de Dipetalonema reconditum, otra filaria comun en nuestro medio, no patogena, cuyas formas adultas se alojan en el subcutaneo del hospedero.
En los casos positivos se recurrio a la medicion y diferenciacion entre la microfilaria de Dirofilaria immitis y la de Dipetalonema reconditum.
immitis con las microfilarias de Dipetalonema reconditum, otra filaria no patogena y comun en el medio, cuyas formas adultas se alojan en el subcutaneo del hospedero.