Strongylus equinus

Stron·gy·lus e·qui·'nus

a cosmopolitan bloodsucking species found in the cecum and (rarely) colon of horses and other equids.

Strongylus

a genus of roundworms in the family Strongylidae. Called also redworm. See also strongylosis.

Strongylus asini
found in the large intestine of the ass and wild equids.
Strongylus edentatus
found in the large intestine of horses.
Strongylus equinus
found in the cecum and colon of equids.
Strongylus tremletti
found in the rhinoceros.
Strongylus vulgaris
found in the large intestine of equids; larval stages are found in the anterior mesenteric and other arteries.
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Algunos estudios realizados en otros paises indican que, cuando se comparo la diversidad de especies parasitas entre dos grupos de caballos, una manada tratada con antihelminticos y otra criada libre y sin recibir tratamiento, Strongylus equinus y Gyalocephalus capitatus solo se encontraron en el segundo grupo [18].
N) Onchocerca cervicalis (N) Oxyuris equi (N) Parascaris equorum (N) Setaria equina (N) Strongylus edentatus (N) Strongylus equinus (N) Strongylus vulgaris (N) Triodontophorus tenuicollis (N) Felis catus Amphimerus costarricensis * (D) Ancylostoma caninum (N) Dipylidium caninum (N) Paragonimus mexicanus (D) Taenia taeniaeformis (C) Toxocara mystax (N) Felis concolor Echinococcus oligarthrus (C) Felis pardalis Lagochilascaris sp.