Heterakis(redirected from Heterakis meleagris)
a genus of nematodes in the family Heterakidae.
found in nodules in the cecal wall of chickens.
a parasite of chickens and guinea fowl.
found in goose and duck.
Heterakis gallinae (syn. Heterakis gallinarum), Heterakis vesicularis, Heterakis papillosa
found in most species of domestic birds and some wild species. A vector for Histomonas meleagridis.
found in chickens.
found in pheasants, quail and other gallinaceous birds. Causes nodular typhlitis, diarrhea, emaciation and death.
found in chicken.
found in turkey.
found in peafowl and pheasant.
found in the cecum of rats.