Biology:Stephanofilaria stilesi

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Short description: Species of filarial worm

Stephanofilaria stilesi
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Nematoda
Class: Chromadorea
Order: Rhabditida
Family: Filariidae
Genus: Stephanofilaria
Species:
S. stilesi
Binomial name
Stephanofilaria stilesi
Chitwood, 1934

Stephanofilaria stilesi is a species of filarial worm. It is a parasite of cattle.[1][2] It causes the disease stephanofilariasis.[1][3]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hibler, Charles P. (October 1966). "Development of Stephanofilaria stilesi in the Horn Fly". The Journal of Parasitology 52 (5): 890. doi:10.2307/3276527. 
  2. Gerhold, Jr, Richard W.. "Stephanofilariasis in Animals". Merck & Co., Inc.. https://www.msdvetmanual.com/integumentary-system/helminths-of-the-skin/stephanofilariasis-in-animals. 
  3. "Stephanofilaria - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics". https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/stephanofilaria. 

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