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Helminths of domestic equids

James Ralph Lichtenfels

Helminths of domestic equids

illustrated keys to genera and species with emphasis on North American forms

by James Ralph Lichtenfels

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Published by Helminthological Society of Washington in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parasites -- Domestic animals,
  • Veterinary helminthology,
  • Worms, Intestinal and parasitic

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ. Ralph Lichtenfels ; drawings by Robert B. Ewing.
    SeriesProceedings - Helminthological Society of Washington ; special issue -- v. 42
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF810A3 L54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 92 p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21125285M

    Helminths News and Research RSS. Helminths are parasitic worms and a division of eukaryotic parasites that, unlike external parasites such as lice and fleas, live inside their host. They are worm.


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A systematic account is given of the helminth parasites of the horse, ass and their hybrids, based on material obtained from various sources in the USA. Dichotomous keys, illustrated with half tone drawings, usually of the type species, are provided for the 28 genera of nematodes, 3 genera of cestodes and 2 genera of trematodes; generic diagnoses are also given.

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Ralph Lichtenfels (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(1). unusual, accidental or occasiona, l helminth of domesti s c equids and (2; helminth) from zebras thas t do no alst o occu in other r equids.

Illustration of larva ane d discussio s of lifn historiee arse give inn a separate section bu littlt, is knowe onf mos t species A detaile. Helminth Parasite Infections of Domestic Animals: A Handbook for Field Veterinarians. Book January Of the 13 species of helminths that parasitize stream fishes in Hawai'i, seven Author: Suresh Chandra Gupta.

Helminths are the most common parasites infecting humans. The world's population numbers approximately 7 billion, with probably a similar number of human helminth infections. Helminths are transmitted to humans through food, water and soil, arthropod and molluscan vectors.

Helminths can infect every organ and organ system. An investigation into the helminth parasitic infections of domestic fowl in a subtropical area of India, based on an autopsy of chickens, revealed a % prevalence of infection.

10 species. Helminths, Arthropods, & Protozoa of Domesticated Animals (6th Edition of Mönnig's Veterinary Helminthology & Entomology) E.

Soulsby. Baillière, Tindall & Cassell, - Arthropoda - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review.

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. TAPE WORMS The small intestinal tapeworms of major importance in sheep are Monieziaexpansa, Thysaniezia giardi, and Avitellina centripunctata. Other cestodes, such as Stilesia globipunctata and Thysanosoma actinoides occur less frequently, or only in specific regions.

Stilesia hepatica parasitizes the bile ducts of sheep and other ruminants. helminths of domestic animals and for zoonotic species, and increased awareness and understanding of the potential effects of ecosystem disruptions on the occurrence and significance of helminths in all hosts.

Introduction Veterinary helminthology is the study of helminth (worm) parasites of domestic and free-ranging mammals and birds. Abstract. The general prevalence and population composition of gastrointestinal and pulmonary helminths of working donkeys were studied. For the purpose working donkeys were coprologically examined for nematode and cestode, and donkeys for trematode by: Parasitic worms, also known as helminths, are large macroparasites; adults can generally be seen with the naked are intestinal worms that are soil-transmitted and infect the gastrointestinal parasitic worms such as schistosomes reside in blood vessels.

Some parasitic worms, including leeches and monogeneans, are ectoparasites - thus, they are not classified as helminths. This study result showed higher mean EPG in younger equids than the adult.

This is generally related to the increased development of immunity to helminths with age. Following infections equids acquire resistance to gastrointestinal parasites infections, and hence through the development of immunity influences ova shedding (Klei and Chapman ).Cited by: 6.

The word ‘helminth’ is a general term meaning ‘worm’, but there are many different types of worms. Helminths form three main life-cycle stages: eggs, larvae and adults.

the main parasitic assemblages infecting humans and domestic animals include one aphasmid order (Trichocephalida) and 6 phasmid orders (Oxyurida, Ascaridida. A survey of helminth parasites of the domestic pig (Sus scrofa domestica) in Western U.P. with a note on Pseudanoplocephala crawfordi Baylis, ” Indian J.

vet. Sci. 29, – Ahluwalia, S.S, b.—“Cited by: 5. Books shelved as parasitology: Symbiont by Mira Grant, Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures by Carl Zimmer, Parasi. Helminths - worms - are some of the world's commonest parasites (see Ch. 86). They belong to two major groups of animals, the flatworms or Platyhelminthes (flukes and tapeworms) and the roundworms or Nematoda.

All are relatively large and some are very large, exceeding one meter in by: 3. In many parts of Africa parasitic helminths are responsible for enormous economic losses, hampering rural development programmes and reducing the pace of economic growth.

Many parasitic helminths are either zoonoses (diseases naturally transmitted between vertebrate animals and man) or have evolved from animal parasites. Other articles where Helminth is discussed: anthelmintic: Helminths can be divided into three groups: cestodes, or tapeworms; nematodes, or roundworms; and trematodes, or flukes.

The helminths differ from other infectious organisms in that they have a complex body structure. They are multicellular and have partial or complete organ. Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Helminth Parasites of the Domestic fowl (Gallus-gallus domesticus) slaughtered in Giwa Market, Giwa Local Government, Area.

nematodes from the dorsal colons of 4 naturally infected horses from farms in Pernambuco State, Brazil, were identified. were identified as belonging to 19 species in the subfamily Cyathostominae: Cylicostephanus longibursatus, Cylicostephanus goldi, Cylicocyclus nassatus, Cyathostomum tetracanthum, Cylicocyclus insigne, Cylicostephanus calicatus, Coronocyclus labratus, Poteriostomum Cited by: 2.

Beginning with the evolution of helminth parasites to the latest available know-how, this book contains carefully selected topics covering chronological development of knowledge on helminthology. The special attractions of this volume include the genetics of host-parasite interactions.

In particular, various aspects of parasitism, pathology and immunization have been discussed at the molecular. Welcome to Parasitic Diseases Fall Dickson Despommier, Ph.D. Charles Knirsch, MPH, MD Josh Stillman, MD Parasite Any organism that takes metabolic advantage of another organism Viruses Rickettsiae bacteria Fungi Protozoa* Helminths* Nematodes - round worms Cestodes - segmented flat worms Trematodes - non-segmented flat worms Arthropods File Size: 1MB.

general description of helminths in domestic pigs world-wide, but deals mainly with the epidemiol-ogy and control of pig helminths in the temper-ate climatic zones, with some examples from Denmark. In this country there is a range of di•erent management systems, yet the industrial-International Journal for Parasitology 29 () – A total of 1, faecal samples were collected and examined for gastrointestinal helminth parasites of equids from the above farms during all the three seasons viz.

winter (November–December, ), summer (March–May, ) and rainy (June, ). HELMINTHS There are many worms in the kingdom Animalia, but we are looking at pathogenic representatives in 2 phyla (a major group within a kingdom is a phylum)Platyhelminthes and Nematoda.

Platyhelminthes are flatworms, divided into the cestode (ta peworms) class and the trematode (f lukes) class. The life cycle of a worm can be very File Size: 2MB. iv The Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Control of Helminth Parasites of Swine TABLE OF CONTENTS 1 THE MAJOR HELMINTH SPECIES - AN INTRODUCTION 1 INTRODUCTION 1 HELMINTH GROUPS 2 Nematodes 2 Trematodes 2 Cestodes Acanthocephala 3 LOCATION IN ORGANS/TISSUES OF THE HOST 3 Alimentary tract 4 Liver 4 File Size: 6MB.

Soil‐Transmitted Nematodes Risk Factors • Poverty and poor living conditions • Inadequate sanitation and water supplies • Soil quality and climate. A total of faecal samples were collected from four abattoirs and households to determine the prevalence of helminthes infections in exotic and indigenous goats in Port Harcourt, South-South, Nigeria.

The study revealed that out of exotic goats (Red Sokoto) Capra hircus, were infected with various species of gastrointestinal helminths; out of 60 indigenous goats (West African dwarf Cited by: 3. This book provides clear guidance to raising and caring for a wide variety of domestic, farm, wildlife, and zoo mammals from birth to weaning.

Over thirty veterinary technicians, wildlife specialists, and veterinarians from around the world have contributed their expertise to this useful book that covers over 50 mammalian species.

Start studying Chapter Fungi, Algae,Protozoa, and Helminths. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

Table: The helminths of domestic ruminants. Helminths of domestic ruminants. Trematodes (Flukes) Nematodes (Roundworms) Fasciola hepatica Bunostomum.

spp. Fasciola gigantica Chabertia ovina Calicophoron microbothrium Cooperia mcmasteri Calicophoron calicophorum Cooperia pectinata Cotylophoron cotylophorum Cooperia punctata Schistosoma mattheei.

Start studying chapter 12 helminths. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Lichtenfels J R () Helminths of domestic equids. Illustrated keys to genera and species with emphasis on North American forms.

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Other. dog helminths possibly have more deleterious effects in humans than is commonly appreciated (Woodruff, ). It is difficult to diagnose zoonotic helminth infection in humans, as the worms rarely reach maturity (Woodruff, ) and therefore do not produce eggs that assist with the diagnosis.

to harbour various types of gastro-intestinal parasites. Most of the donkeys were having more than one type of parasitic infestation simultaneously. The results obtained in the present study are depicted in Table.

Overall infestation with Strongylus sp. (5 %) was The Incidence of. general stress (16, 24). For domestic sheep and cattle it has been shown that host sex, age, season and feeding regime are factors that affect the outcome of infections with parasites (9, 12, 13, 20, 22, 23, 26, 29).

The study of factors affecting helminths community of domestic animals are necessary for. species. Many of the helminths recovered from the antelopes are those usually encountered in domestic ruminants, especially sheep and cattle, while other helminths of cattle, sheep and antelopes are more host-specific and are rarely encountered in other species.

Horak () was able to artificially infect sheep with. Haemonchus contortus. COMMON INTESTINAL HELMINTHS OF MAN I. Introduction The primary purpose of the accompanying charts is to present to the students of parasitology, laboratory technicians, public health workers and practicing physicians, the fundamentals of the life cycles of File Size: 5MB.

Biodiversity of strongylids (Nematoda: Strongylidae) communities in domestic horses from Poland and Ukraine Trinibaculum rotundus (Monogenea, Ancyrocephalinae), a parasite of Schizodon borellii (Characiformes, Anostomidae) from the upper Paraná River floodplain, BrazilCited by: 7.Helminths (Parasitic worms) Kingdom Animalia Phylum Platyhelminths Phylum Nematoda Digenetic Flukes Tapeworms Trematodes Cestodes Free-living worms Tubellarians Monogenetic Flukes Monogenea Cestodes - tapeworms Obligate parasites Considered to be degenerate (disgusting) Simplified structureFile Size: 7MB.helminth (hĕl′mĭnth′) n.

A parasitic worm, especially a roundworm or tapeworm. [French helminthe, from Greek helmins, helminth-; see wel- in Indo-European roots.] helminth (ˈhɛlmɪnθ) n (Animals) any parasitic worm, esp a nematode or fluke [C from Greek helmins parasitic worm] helminthoid adj hel•minth (ˈhɛl mɪnθ) n.

a worm, esp. a.