Spiculopteragia

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Spiculopteragia

a genus of worms in the family Trichostrongylidae, found in the abomasum.

Spiculopteragia boehmi
found in moufflon and deer.
Spiculopteragia peruviana
found in llama, alpaca and vicuna.
Spiculopteragia spiculoptera
found in sheep and deer.
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En Sudamerica se han reportado parasitos especificos para camelidos, como los nematodos Graphinema aucheniae, Spiculopteragia peruviana y Nematodirus lamae, asi como parasitos protozoarios del genero Eimeria en el tracto gastrointestinal (Cebra et al, 2014).