Eustrongylidosis

Information and Technology Report 1999-0001
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Abstract

Eustrongylidosis is caused by the nematodes or roundworms Eustrongylides tubifex, E. ignotus, and E. excisus. Eustrongylides sp. can cause large die-offs of nestlings in coastal rookeries, especially of egrets and other wading birds.

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype Federal Government Series
Title Eustrongylidosis
Series title Information and Technology Report
Series number 1999-0001
Year Published 1999
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) National Wildlife Health Center
Description 6 p.
Larger Work Type Report
Larger Work Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Larger Work Title Field manual of wildlife diseases: General field procedures and diseases of birds
First page 223
Last page 228