Strongyloides stercoralis

 

A nematode worm which belongs to the family Strongyloididae which are free living males and females. There are parthenogenetic female which parasitizes the intestine in many vertebrates, including human. It is also called threadworm in some places.

 


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Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Eumetazoa
Superphylum Protosotomia
Phylum Ecdysozoa
SubPhylum Nematodia
Class Phasmida
Order Rhabditata
Suborder Rhabditina
  Superfamily Rhabditoidea
  Family Strongyloididae
  Genus Strongyloides
  Species S stercoralis

         

 

 

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