Stephanofilaria

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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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Studies on the life history of Stephanofilaria assamensis, the causative parasite of humpsore of Indian cattle.
treatment and control of "humpsore" in cattle due to Stephanofilaria assamensis. Indian J Anim Sci.
On the occurrence of Stephanofilaria assamensis var: bubaliensis in Cuddapaph district: Andhra Pradesh.
Stephanofilaria assamensis (Pande, 1936) in the family Setariidae causes 'hump sore', a chronic dermatitis of cattle, buffaloes and goats in India (Soulsby, 1982).
The parasite was identified as Stephanofilaria assamensis (Pande, 1936).