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Nemys taxon details

Contracaecum ovale (Linstow, 1907) Baylis, 1920

829094  (

Contracaecum nehli Karokhin, 1949 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (Synonym)
Contracaecum podicipitis Johnston & Mawson, 1949 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (Synonym)
Contracaecum ruficolle Vuylsteke, 1953 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (Synonym)
Contracaecum spasskii Mozgovoi, 1950 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (Synonym)
Not documented
Nemys eds. (2023). Nemys: World Database of Nematodes. Contracaecum ovale (Linstow, 1907) Baylis, 1920. Accessed at: on 2023-12-04
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original description  (of Contracaecum spasskii Mozgovoi, 1950) Mozgovoi AA. (1950). New anisakids of birds. <em>Trudi Gelmintologicheskoi Laboratorii Akademiya Nauk SSSR.</em> 3:90-101. [details]   

basis of record Cram, E. B. (1927). Bird parasites of the nematode suborders Strongylata, Ascaridata, and Spirurata. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> (140): 1-465., available online at [details]   

additional source Moravec, F. (2013). Parasitic nematodes of freshwater fishes of Europe. <em>Academia, Prague.</em> 601 pp.
note: Larvaa [details]   

redescription Presswell, B.; Bennett, J. (2022). Gastrointestinal helminth parasites of the threatened Australasian crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus australis, Gould 1844) in New Zealand, with descriptions of Baruscapillaria kamanae n. sp. (Nematoda: Trichuridae) and Cryptocotyle micromorpha n. sp. (Trematoda: Opisthorchiidae). <em>Systematic Parasitology.</em> , available online at [details]   

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