Parasites of cottontail rabbits of southern Illinois.

  title={Parasites of cottontail rabbits of southern Illinois.},
  author={D A Lepitzki and Alan David Woolf and Barry Bunn},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  volume={78 6},
Fifteen species of parasites including Haemaphysalis leporispalustris, Ixodes dentatus, Amblyomma americanum, Cediopsylla simplex, Odontopsyllus multispinosus, Cuterebra sp., Obeliscoides cuniculi, Trichostrongylus calcaratus, Trichostrongylus affinis, Longistriata noviberiae, Dermatoxys veligera, Trichuris sp., Mosgovoyia sp., Taenia pisiformis, and Hasstilesia tricolor as well as coccidia oocysts were collected from 96 cottontail rabbits (Sylvilagus floridanus) confined to a pen in southern… CONTINUE READING