Oswaldocruzia

Cruz,

G. Oswaldo, Brazilian physician, 1872-1917.
Chagas-Cruz disease - Synonym(s): Chagas disease
Cruz phenomenon - Synonym(s): Kernohan-Woltman syndrome
Cruz trypanosomiasis - Synonym(s): Chagas disease
Oswaldocruzia - genus of parasite which reside in the intestines and lungs of amphibians and reptiles.
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Two new species of Oswaldocruzia (Nematoda: Trichostrongylina: Molineoidea) parasites of the cane toad Rhinella marina (Amphibia: Anura) from Peru.
parva, 65 unidentified females of cosmocercids, 14 Physaloptera sp., four Rhabdias sp., three Oswaldocruzia subauricularis (Rudolphi, 1819) (Molineidae), and four Polystoma cuvieri Vaucher, 1990 (Polystomatidae) (Table 3).
9.5 2 [+ or -] 0 Oswaldocruzia subauricularis 4.8 3 Monogenea Polystoma cuvieri 14.3 1.3 [+ or -] 0.3 Parasite MA [+ or -] SE I DF Nematoda Cosmocercidae 3.7 [+ or -] 0.9 155.9 15 Physaloptera sp.
carolinensis, Intestine Marmota monax Contracaecum Lepomis gulosus Viscera spiculigerum Cosmoseralla Hyla cinerea Colon haberi Crenosoma gobeli Procyon lotor Lungs Cruzia Didelphis virginana Intestine tentaculata Dichelyna Ameiurus melas, Intestine robustus Ictalurus Anguilla Dirofilaria Canis latrans Heart imitis Dracunculus Procyon lotor Skin insignis Foleyella Rana utricularia, Bufo Abdominal Americana woodhousii Mesenteries Haplonema Amia calva Intestine immutatuin Kalicephalus Elaphe obsoleta, Intestine tennesseensis Coluber constrictor Molineus barbatus Procyon lotor Intestine Oswaldocruzia Bufo woodhousii Intestine leidyi O.
Persistence of the Nematode, Oswaldocruzia pipiens (Molineidae), in the Pacific treefrog, Hyla regilla (Hylidae), from California.
schneideri, we found eight species of nematodes from six families: Rhabdiasidae: Rhabdias fuelleborni Travassos, 1926 and Rhabdias elegans Gutierrez, 1945; Molineidae: Oswaldocruzia proencai Ben Slimane & Durette-Desset, 1995; Cosmocercidae: Cosmocerca podicipinus Baker & vaucher, 1984 and Cosmocerca parva Travassos, 1925; Kathlaniidae: Falcaustra mascula (Rudolphi, 1819) Freitas & Lent, 1941; Ascarididae: Porrocaecum sp.
Family Molineidae Durette-Desset & Chabaud, 1977 Genus Oswaldocruzia Travassos, 1917 Oswaldocruzia proencai Ben Slimane & Durette-Desset, 1995 Description: Based on 1 male specimen.
Helminth voucher specimens were deposited in the United States National Parasite Collection (USNPC), Beltsville, Maryland, USA as follows: Mesocestoides lineatus (USNPC 95218, 95221), Cosmocercoides variabilis (USNPC 95219), Oswaldocruzia pipiens (USNPC 95220).
Gravid individuals representing three species of Trematoda, Glypthelmins quieta, Haematoloechus longiplexus and Megalodiscus ternperatus; one species of Cestoda, Ophiotaenia magna; and three species of Nematoda, Cosmocerco ides variabilis, Falcaustra catesbeianae and Oswaldocruzia pipiens were found.
Development and transmission of Oswaldocruzia pipiens Walton, 1929 (Nematoda: Trichostrongylidae) in amphibians.
(N) Oswaldocruzia subauricularis (N) Rhabdias bufonis (N) Rhabdias sphaerocephala (N) Leptodactylus gracilis Acanthocephalus lutzi (A) Rana forreri Foleyella sp.
Gravid individuals of one species of cestode, Distoichometra bufonis and two species of nematodes, Oswaldocruzia pipiens and Rhabdias ranae were found.