Aquatic Parasite Observatory

Cosmocercoides variabilis (Harwood, 1930)

    • Species Name: Cosmocercoides variabilis (Harwood, 1930)
    • Synonyms: None
    • Taxonomy: (Harwood, 1930) Animalia, Nematoda, Secernentea, Ascaridida, Cosmocercidae, Cosmocercoides variabilis
    • Description:
    • Life Cycle:
    • Sources: Walton, A.C. 1929. Studies of some nematodes of North American frogs. J. Parasitol. Vol. 15, p. 227-240.
    • Rhoden, H.R. and Bolek, M.G. 2011. Distribution and Reproductive Strategies of Cosmocercoides variabilis (Oxyuroidea: Pharyngodonidae) in Larvae of Eight Species of Amphibians from Nebraska. Journal of Parasitology, Vol. 97, Issue 4, p. 629-635.
    • APO Parasite Records: (by Life Cycle)

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