Pelecitus roemeri | definition of Pelecitus roemeri by Medical dictionary
filaroid nematode found in subcutaneous tissues, especially around the stifle joints, of wallabies and kangaroos. Called also Dirofilaria roemeri.
References in periodicals archive
Microfilaraemia associated with Pelecitus roemeri
in a western grey kangaroo (Macropus fuliginosus).