"James F. Munro" <JMUNRO at museum.gla.ac.uk> wrote:
>> I have a couple of nematodes given to me by a vet in Edinburgh, Scotland who deals with a lot of exotic pets. One appears to be a Strongyloides: taken from the stool of a Green Iguana. The other which is more interesting was found in the subcutaneous tissue of an "Emerald lizard." Is anyone working on this kind of thing?
> James Munro
> Zoology Museum
> University of Glasgow
I'm going to write this again because something went amiss with the
As you amy have begun to read, I have been given two nematodes from
lizards. One appears to be a Strongyloides and was taken from the
stool of green iguana. The other is perhaps more interesting: it was
found in the subcutaneous tissue of an "emerald lizard." That may
suggest that the worm was in an unusual host. Does anyone know anything
about nematodes of reptiles?
James F. Munro