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Dr.Kedar Karki

Taenia spp eggs

Dipylidium caninum egg packet with many individual eggs

Toxocara canis egg

Toxascaris leonina eggs

Toxocara and Toxascaris eggs

Parascaris equorum egg

Trichuris sp. egg

Capillaria spp egg

Oxyuris equi egg

Ancylostoma sp. and Uncinaria sp eggs (hookworms)

Strongyloides westeri egg

Strongyloides canis infective third stage larvae

Strongyloides canis and Ancylostoma caninum infective larvae

Dictyocaulus viviparus larva (1st stage)

Dirofilaria immitis microfilariae in blood

Dipetalonema reconditum microfilaria

Dioctophyma renale egg (normally found in urine)

Ear mite of dogs and cats.

Psoroptes sppmange mite of cattle and sheep.

Demodex spp

[Fasciola hepatica egg]

Fasciola hepatica adult]

Paramphistomum

Moniezia

Strongyles

Nematodirus

Toxocara

Nematodirus

Larval characters

Larval characters The number and shape of gut cells.

The length of the sheath tail and the presence or absence of lobes on the larval tail.

Trichostrongylus

Cooperia

Ostertagia

Ovine Ostertagia

Haemonchus

Nematodirus

Bunostomum

Oesophagostomum/Chabe rtia

Strongyloides