Trichostrongylidae


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Trich·o·stron·gyl·i·dae

(trik'ō-stron-jil'i-dē),
A family of nematodes (order Strongylida or, in older terminology, Strongylata); includes the important genera Cooperia, Ostertagia, Haemonchus, Trichostrongylus, Nematodirus, and Hippostrongylus. See: Trichostrongylus.