Physocephalus

Physocephalus

a spirurid nematode in the family Spirocercidae. Causes gastritis manifested by anorexia, increased thirst, loss of weight and rarely death.

Physocephalus cristatus
found in the dromedary.
Physocephalus sexalatus
found in the stomach of the pig.
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salmi, Hyostrongylus rubidus, Physocephalus sexalatus, Asearops strongylina, Ascaris suum, Oesophagostomum dentatum y O.
En el grupo de individuos Tayassu tajacu del Orden Artiodactyla se observo huevos del nematodo Physocephalus spp.
Carnivora P (%) ENDOPARASITOS Panthera onca (n=3) Orden Ascaridida - - Physocephalus spp.
Physocephalus sexalatus (Molin, 1860) Diesing, 1861.
N) Sus scrofa Ascaris suum (N) Globocephalus urosubulatus (N) Metastrongylus elongatus (N) Physocephalus sexalatus (N) Stephanurus dentatus (N) Taenia solium (C) Trichuris suis (N) Sylvilagus brasiliensis Anoplocephaloides floresbarroetae * (C) Tonatia silvicola Oligacanthorhynchidae gen.
The helminths not attaining maturity in Sceloporus jarrovii had the following abundances: Physocephalus sp.
Carnivora P (%) Perissodactyla P (%) ENDOPARASITOS Panthera Tapirus onca terrestris (n=3) (n=1) Orden Ascaridida -- -- 1 1/1 (100) Physocephalus -- -- -- -- spp.