Taxon profile


Onchocercidae Leiper, 1911

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Nematoda - nematodes »  class Secernentea »  order Spirurida »  superfamily Filarioidea - filarial worms

Scientific synonyms

Dipetalonematidae Wehr, 1935
Oncocercidae Yamaguti, 1961
Setariidae Yorke & Maplestone, 1926

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subfamily Dirofilariinae Sandground, 1921
subfamily Icosiellinae Anderson, 1958
subfamily Lemdaninae Lopez-Neyra, 1956
subfamily Onchocercinae Leiper, 1911
subfamily Setariinae Yorke & Maplestone, 1926
subfamily Splendidofilariinae Chabaud & Choquet, 1953

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [117941]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Onchocercidae Leiper, 1911]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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