Lagochilascaris

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Lagochilascaris

(lă″gō-kī-lăs′kă-rĭs) [Gr. lagōs, hare, + cheilos, lip, + askaris, intestinal worm]
A genus of parasitic worms that may infect the skin, esp. in residents of or travelers to the Caribbean.

Lagochilascaris

a genus of nematodes in the family Ascarididae.

Lagochilascaris minor
found in wild felines and didelphoids (American opossums).