Caption: Sheep nematode (Ostertagia circumcincta). This parasitic nematode lives in sheep or goats and occasionally in cattle. It parasitizes the gastric gland and the abomasum mucosa in these ruminant animals. It causes production loss due to weight loss.
Magnification*: x10
Type: SEM
Copyright 2002 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 03.01.02,22076B,animal disease,invertebrate,invertebrates,misc. invertebrates,nematode,Ostertagia,Ostertagia circumcincta,parasite,parasitic,parasitic nematode,sheep nematode,trichostrongylid nematode ,SEM,roundworm