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Gongylonema pulchrum

Wikipedia Abstract

Gongylonema pulchrum is the only parasite of the genus Gongylonema capable of infecting humans.Gongylonema pulchrum infections are due to humans acting as accidental hosts for the parasite. There are seven genera of spirudia nematodes that infect human hosts accidentally: Gnathostoma, Thelazia, Gongylonema, Physaloptera, Spirocerca, Rictularia. The G. pulchrum parasite is a nematode worm of the order Spirurida.
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Providers

Parasite of 
Aepyceros melampus (impala)[1]
Aphodius elegans[1]
Aphodius fimetarius[1]
Aphodius fossor <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius lugens <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius lunifer <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius luridus <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius macovski <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius melanostictus <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius rectus <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius satellitius <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius sublimatus <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius tianshanicus <Unverified Name>[1]
Aphodius urostigma <Unverified Name>[1]
Atelexia albiventris <Unverified Name>[1]
Axis axis (chital)[2]
Blaps deplanata <Unverified Name>[1]
Blaps oblonga <Unverified Name>[1]
Bos taurus (cow)[3]
Bos taurus indicus (aurochs)[4]
Caccobius jessoensis[1]
Caccobius schreberi[1]
Calamosternus granarius[1]
Calliptamus barbarus[1]
Calliptamus italicus[1]
Capra hircus (domestic goat)[1]
Capreolus capreolus (western roe deer)[1]
Cervus elaphus (wapiti or elk)[1]
Cervus nippon (Sika deer)[1]
Chironitis hungaricus <Unverified Name>[1]
Colobopterus quadratus[1]
Copris acutidens[1]
Copris hispanus[1]
Copris lunaris[1]
Copris ochus[1]
Crocidura suaveolens (Lesser White-toothed Shrew)[1]
Cyphogenia gibba <Unverified Name>[1]
Dama dama (fallow deer)[2]
Equus asinus (ass)[1]
Equus hemionus (kulan)[1]
Esymus pusillus[1]
Euoniticellus inaequalis[1]
Euoniticellus intermedius (Northern sandy dung beetle)[1]
Euonthophagus gibbosus[1]
Gazella subgutturosa (goitered gazelle)[1]
Geotrupes impressus <Unverified Name>[1]
Gryllus bimaculatus (Two-spotted Cricket)[1]
Gymnopleurus aciculatus[1]
Gymnopleurus mopsus[1]
Homo sapiens (man)[1]
Hystrix leucura <Unverified Name>[1]
Lepus capensis (Cape Hare)[1]
Letrus pygmaeus <Unverified Name>[1]
Letrus rosmarus <Unverified Name>[1]
Liatongus phanaeoides[1]
Macaca fuscata (Japanese macaque)[1]
Myocastor coypus (nutria)[1]
Odocoileus virginianus (white-tailed deer)[1]
Oniticellus fulvus <Unverified Name>[1]
Onitis humerosus[1]
Onthophagus bivertex[1]
Onthophagus catta <Unverified Name>[1]
Onthophagus deflexicollis[1]
Onthophagus fracticornis[1]
Onthophagus gibbulus[1]
Onthophagus koshantschikovi <Unverified Name>[1]
Onthophagus lemur[1]
Onthophagus leucostigma[1]
Onthophagus nuchicornis[1]
Onthophagus pugargus <Unverified Name>[1]
Onthophagus quadridentatus[1]
Onthophagus ruficapillis <Unverified Name>[1]
Onthophagus similis[1]
Onthophagus speculifer[1]
Onthophagus tracticornis <Unverified Name>[1]
Onthophagus verticicornis[1]
Oryctes nasicornis[1]
Otophorus haemorrhoidalis[1]
Ovis ammon (argali)[1]
Philantomba maxwelli <Unverified Name>[1]
Phodomalo fausti <Unverified Name>[1]
Pisterotarsa gigantea <Unverified Name>[1]
Pseudepidalea viridis (Crapaud Vert)[1]
Rusa unicolor (sambar)[2]
Scarabaeus sacer (Egyptian scarab)[1]
Sciurus niger (eastern fox squirrel)[1]
Semenoviana tamerlana[1]
Sinapsis tmolis <Unverified Name>[1]
Sisyphus schaefferi[1]
Sus scrofa (wild boar)[1]
Syncerus caffer (African buffalo)[1]
Tenebrio molitor (yellow mealworm)[1]
Tenturia gigas <Unverified Name>[1]
Ursus americanus (black bear)[1]

Distribution

New Zealand (Alien);

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London 2Nunn, C. L., and S. Altizer. 2005. The Global Mammal Parasite Database: An Online Resource for Infectious Disease Records in Wild Primates. Evolutionary Anthroplogy 14:1-2. 3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 4Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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