Strongylus

Strongylus

(stron'ji-lus),
The palisade worm, a genus of large strongyle nematodes (subfamily Strongylinae, family Strongylidae) parasitic in horses and other equids, and the cause of strongylosis.
[G. strongylos, round]

Stron·gy·lus

(stron'ji-lŭs)
The palisade worm, a genus of large strongyle nematodes (subfamily Strongylinae, family Strongylidae) parasitic in horses and other equids, and the cause of strongylosis.
[G. strongylos, round]
References in classic literature ?
So was it here; for a Strongylus, attracted by the odour, alighted on the fungus as I carried it in my hand.
Por otra parte, aunque los grandes estrongilos como el Strongylus vulgaris son potencialmente mas patogenos que los pequenos, actualmente han perdido importancia epidemiologica y son los pequenos estrongilos los mas corrientes y que por las altas cargas que llegan a alcanzarse, parecen causar mayor incidencia de morbilidad y mortalidad (15,24).
Dentro de las enfermedades parasitarias mas comunes de los equinos se destacan los grandes y pequenos Strongylus, Dictiocaulus y Habronema.
Strongylus vulgaris one of the large strongyle is the most prevalent and pathogenic.
Hookworm (Ankylostoma deudenale Necatrus americanis) was the second most abundant (10.8%) parasite in the vegetables examined followed by Trichostrongyloides species (8.9%) (Haemonchus Cooperia Strongylus sp.
Among internal parasites, Oxyuris (O.) equi was recorded in maximum number of equines (n=40/450) followed by Parascaris (P.) equorum (n=36/450), Trypanosoma (T.) evansi (n=35/450), Strongylus (S.) vulgaris (n=12/450), Theileria (T.) equii, and/or Babesia (B.) caballi (n=11/450), Habronema (H.) muscae (n=05/450), Setaria (St) equina (n=04/450), Cyathostomum (C.) catinatum (n=04/450) and Cylicocyclus (Cy.) nassatus (n=02/450).
2012.Concurrent infestation of buffalo calves with Ctenocephalides felis strongylus and piroplasms.
Estudos recentes indicam que a imunidade contra o herpesvirus equino tipo 1 em cavalos e caracterizada por uma reposta de INF-[gamma] em detrimento a uma resposta de interleucina 4 (IL-4), e predominancia de IgGa (COOMBS et al., 2006), ja a protecao contra nematoides intestinais como Strongylus vulgaris depende de uma resposta de IL-4 e uma predominancia de IgG(T) (SWIDERSKI et al., 1998).
Geometric morphometric differences between pan strongylus geniculatus from field and laboratory.
Off-host Pulex irritans, Tunga penetrans, Ctenocephalides felis strongylus, Echidnophaga gallinacea, and Xenopsylla brasiliensis were collected in the Ituri district of northeastern DRC from March through April 2007, during an investigation of a plague outbreak.