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1 April 1998 Dispharynxiasis in a Captive Princess Parrot
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The acuariid nematode Dispharynx nasuta was found in a princess parrot, Polytelis alexandrae, at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh (Pennsylnania, USA). This is the first report of D. nasuta from the hoster order Psittaciformes, and was the presumed cause of death in this parrot.

Bolette: Dispharynxiasis in a Captive Princess Parrot
David P. Bolette "Dispharynxiasis in a Captive Princess Parrot," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 34(2), 390-391, (1 April 1998). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-34.2.390
Received: 24 July 1997; Published: 1 April 1998
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