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Anoplocephalida   ,  Dilepididae , Davaineidae,   Hymenolepididae, Mesocestoididae Taeniidae            

Generally useful sites:

Echinonet WHO site   including  EchinoNews

 
   

 Anoplocephalidae                                  Definitive Host                                       Intermediate Host

Anoplocephala magna horse unknown
Anoplocephala perfoliata

 

horse mite
Paranoplocephala mamillana horse unknown
Moniezia expansa

A novel lipid-binding protein

sheep, goat, cattle mite
Moniezia benedeni goat, cattle, sheep, mite

Aporina delafondi

pigeon snail
Cittotaenia pectinata rabbit, hare unknown

Dilepididae                                                                      Definitive Host                                    Intermediate Host

Dipylidium caninum

 

 

 

 

dog, cat, man flea
Choanotaenia infundibulum poultry fly, beetle

Davaineidae                                                                    Definitive Host                                    Intermediate Host

Davainea proglottina chicken, pigeon snail
Raillietina (Raillietina) echinobothrida chicken,  pigeon, turkey, ant
Raillietina friedbergii pheasant, turkey unknown
Raillietina tetragona chicken, turkey fly, ant
Raillietina (Skrjabinia) bonini =columbae pigeon

unknown

Raillietina cesticillus chicken, pheasant fly, beetle

Hymenolepididae                         Definitive Host                                    Intermediate Host

Hymenolepis nana man, mouse, rat, arthropod
Hymenolepis diminuta man, mouse, rat arthropod
Hymenolepis setigera swan arthropod

Mesocestoididae                          Definitive Host                                    Intermediate Host

Mesocestoides lineatus cat, dog chicken, pheasant

 Taeniidae (small intestine)                 Definitive Host                                  Intermediate Host

Hydatigera taeniaeformis                                               cat, dog mouse, rat
Taenia cervi           dog, fox deer
Taenia crassiceps dog, fox rodent
Taenia krabbei  dog reindeer
Taenia hydatigena                    dog, cat, fox goat, sheep, pig
Taenia ovis dog, fox sheep, goat
Taenia pisiformis

            

dog, cat, fox rabbit, hare
Taenia saginata man cattle
Taenia solium man pig
Multiceps brauni                            dog, jackals rodent
Multiceps gaigeri dog goat
Multiceps multiceps dog sheep
Multiceps serialis dog rabbit, hare
Multiceps smythi dog rodent
Echinococcus granulosus

ECHINONET

dog,  + other Canidae

 

man, sheep, horses

 

Tables after 'Diagnosing helminthiasis through coprological examination' Thienpont et al.

(A Janssen Pharmaceutica publication).

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Dr. Clive Bennett 1999