Stephanofilaria

Stephanofilaria

(stef'ă-nō-fi-lār'ē-ă),
A genus of Filaroid nematodes in the family Stephanofilariidae, subcutaneous parasites of large mammals, especially cattle.
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Among the parasites, Stephanofilaria sp., Onchocerca sp., Rhabditis sp.
Ear sore caused by Stephanofilaria zaheeri and Railletia auris infestation in buffaloes has been previously reported in India.
Estas moscas pueden causar dermatitis cronica en los bovinos (mosca de los cuernos), asi como servir de vectores para bacterias causantes de mastitis (16) y nematodos que causan la stefanofilariosis, las cuales se caracterizan por lesiones cutaneas y craneales a la glandula mamaria de la vaca, producidas por el genero Stephanofilaria (17), observado en este estudio, en un alto porcentaje (56%) de fincas investigadas.
These flies can cause chronic dermatitis in cattle (horn fly), as well as being vectors of mastitiscausing bacteria (16), and nematode that causes stefanofilariosis, characterized by skin lesions, cranial to the mammary gland of the cow, caused by the genus Stephanofilaria (17), observed in this study, in a high percentage (56%) farms investigated.
Stephanofilariasis is caused by nematodes of the genus Stephanofilaria, a chronic disease that occurs in dairy cattle, with prevalence in the summer because it is transmitted by flies (1, 2).
This study reports an outbreak of nematode Stephanofilaria in 69.2% of dairy cows on a farm in Southern Brazil.
vivax, Ana-plasma marginale Haematobia Stephanofilaria stilesi Hemiptera Rhodnius, Triatoma, Enfermedad de Chagas Panstrongylus Acari Rhipicephalus Anaplasma, Babesia, Ricketssia
--Filariosis: por distintas especies de Stephanofilaria. Son vermes de la dermis que provocan dermatitis cronicas exudativas y a menudo hemorragicas que atraen aun mas a las moscas que transmitiran estas microfilarias del exudado.
Impression smear revealed microfilaria, whereas scrapings revealed some microfilarial stages of Stephanofilaria. It was confirmed as filiaria by expert and suggested for further investigations.
Skin scraping in KOH found negative for mites whereas scrapings in normal saline on centrifugation and sediment revealed some microfilarial stages of Stephanofilaria.
Stephanofilaria assamensis (Pande, 1936) in the family Setariidae causes 'hump sore', a chronic dermatitis of cattle, buffaloes and goats in India (Soulsby, 1982).
Association of Stephanofilaria indistinguishable from S.