Ancylostomatoidea

Ancylostomatoidea

a superfamily of nematode parasitic hookworms consisting of four genera: ancylostoma, necator, bunostomum, and uncinaria. Ancylostoma and necator occur in humans and other mammals. Bunostomum is common in ruminants and uncinaria in wolves, foxes, and dogs.


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