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Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Superfamily Strongyloidea

Family Trichostrongylidae (+ Amidostomatidae, + Ichthyostrongylidae)

    Genus Austrostrongylus
    Genus Filarinema
    Genus Ostertagia

Taxon Information

The Family Trichostrongylidae is not recorded from fresh waters. This taxon has not been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Trichostrongylidae, "Internal parasites of amphibians, reptiles, birds or mammals" (Hodda, 2011).
  • Trichostrongylidae, (De Ley et al., 2006).


  • Hodda, M. 2011. Phylum Nematoda Cobb 1932. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. Zootaxa 3148: 63-95. [Available online]
  • De Ley, P., W. Decraemer & Eualem-Abebe. 2006. Introduction: Summary of present knowledge and research addressing the ecology and taxonomy of freshwater nematodes. [in] Eualem-Abebe et al. (eds.). Freshwater Nematodes: Ecology and Taxonomy: 3-30.

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