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.

Stephanofilaria

a genus of nematodes in the family Filariidae; cause chronic dermatitis of cattle called cascado.

Stephanofilaria assamensis
causes chronic dermatitis in buffaloes, goats and cattle. In cattle the disease is called humpsore.
Stephanofilaria dedoesi
found in the skin of cattle.
Stephanofilaria dinniki
causes filarioid dermatitis in black rhinoceros.
Stephanofilaria kaeli
found on the legs of cattle.
Stephanofilaria okinawaensis
causes dermatitis of the muzzle and teats of cattle.
Stephanofilaria stilesi
causes dermatitis on the ventral abdominal wall of cattle.
Stephanofilaria zaheeri
found on the inner side of the ear pinna of buffaloes.
References in periodicals archive ?
Ear sore caused by Stephanofilaria zaheeri and Railletia auris infestation in buffaloes has been previously reported in India.
Chemotherapy of Stephanofilaria zaheeri infection in dairy buffaloes.