Raillietina

Raillietina

(rī-lē-ĕ-tī'nă),
A genus of tapeworms (family Davaineidae, order Cyclophyllidea), three species of which, Raillietina madagascariensis or Raillietina demerariensis, Raillietina asiatica, and Raillietina formosana, have been found in humans. However, the identification of many of these worms found in humans has been questioned.

Raillietina

(rī″lē-ĕ-tī′nă)
A genus of tapeworms belonging to the family Davaineidae.

Raillietina demerariensis

A species that infests humans, reported from several South American countries, esp. Ecuador.

Raillietina

a genus of cyclophyllidean tapeworms containing a very large number of species, many of them uncommon. In the family Davaineidae.

Raillietina cesticillus
common in domestic poultry.
Raillietina echinobothrida
a common finding in the small intestine of chickens and turkeys.
Raillietina georgiensis
found in domestic and wild turkeys.
Raillietina magninumida
found in guinea fowl.
Raillietina ransomi
found in domestic and wild turkey.
Raillietina tetragona
found in the posterior small intestine of many birds including domestic fowls.
Raillietina williamsi
found in wild turkey.
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The helminths Hymenolepis nana Von Siebold, 1852, Hymenolepis diminuta Rudolphi, 1819 and Capillaria hepatica Bancroft, 1893 have been reported as zoonotic, and Moniliformis moniliformis Bremser, 1811 and Raillietina sp.
The present investigations total 20 pigeons were dissect of which one species of cestodes: Raillietina tetragona and one species of nematode: Ascaridia columbae (both male and female) were recorded.
bacterias, virus, protozoo, helminths), and can acts as an intermediate host of several endoparasites, such as helminths Habronema in horses and Raillietina in birds.
2] indico que al menos un parasito se presento en una frecuencia diferente, encontrandose la Coccidia como el parasito de mayor prevalencia (93%), seguido por Ascaridia (12%), Trichuris (5%), Heterakis (3%), Tetrameres (2%), Amidostomum (1%), Raillietina (1%) y Toxocara (1%).
The data indicated prevalence rate of various helminthes including Raillietina achinobothridia (10.
Frequency counts of internal parasites' eggs before the administration of powered betel nut Classification of Parasites TREATMENTS I II III IV 1G 2G 3G CD Total Ascaridia galli 17 68 17 82 184 Amaeboaenia shenoids 0 1 0 0 1 Capillaria annulata 24 1 5 91 121 Davainea prolottina 0 17 15 0 32 Heterakis Galliae 72 61 8 39 180 Prosthogonimus Sp 42 0 1 0 43 Raillietina tetragona 0 11 0 0 11 Suburula brumpti 0 3 0 0 3 TOTAL 155 162 46 212 575 Table 7.
Fisher (1941) recorded a tapeworm, Raillietina, from the gut of a male desert shrew from Nevada.
2006), Notocotylus gallinarum, Hymenolepis carioca, Raillietina echinobothrida, Hymenolepis contaniana, Raillietina tretragona, Raillietina cesticillus, Capillaria obsignata, Subulura brumpti, Heterakis gallinarum, Cheilospirura hamulosa, Dispharynx nasuta, Ascaridia galli, y especies de Tetrameres sp (Mushi et al.
The host of Raillietina species is a beetle, and foraging chickens have ample opportunity to ingest this and other arthropods.
Many cause damage and inflammation of the intestinal mucosa--Davainea meleagridis, Raillietina echinobothrida, Mediorhynchus spp.
C) Oncicola oncicola (A) Oxyspirura mansoni (N) Raillietina echinobothrida (C) Raillietina sp.