hypobiosis

hypobiosis

arrested stage of development, as of nematode larvae in the gut mucosa of the definitive host. See also diapause.
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Seasonal changes and hypobiosis in Haemonchus contortus infection in the West African Dwarf sheep and goats in the Nigerian derived Savanna.
Hypobiosis, as a rule, takes place in winter in temperate areas and during the dry season in arid areas of the world [19, 41].
Effect of environmental stimuli on pre-infective and infective stages of Haemonchus contortus in the Northern United States for the induction of hypobiosis.