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1 July 1993 Longistrongylus curvispiculum (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in Free-ranging Exotic Antelope in Texas
Thomas M. Craig
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Longistrongylus curvispiculum was recovered from free ranging sable (Hippotragus niger), addax (Addax nasomaculatus) and biesa oryx (Oryx beisa) on two ranches in central Texas (USA). These nematodes represented a small portion of the total abomasal worm burden dominated by Haemonchus contortus. Female L. curvispiculum easily could be confused with other ostertaginae, but the spicules of the males were diagnostic.

Craig: Longistrongylus curvispiculum (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in Free-ranging Exotic Antelope in Texas
Thomas M. Craig "Longistrongylus curvispiculum (Nematoda: Trichostrongyloidea) in Free-ranging Exotic Antelope in Texas," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 29(3), 516-517, (1 July 1993). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-29.3.516
Received: 3 December 1992; Published: 1 July 1993
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Addax nasomaculatus
geographic range
Hippotragus niger
host range
Longistrongylus curvispiculum
Oryx beisa
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