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Noun1.Ancylostomatidae - hookwormsAncylostomatidae - hookworms        
worm family - a family of worms
Aschelminthes, Nematoda, phylum Aschelminthes, phylum Nematoda - unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms
hookworm - parasitic bloodsucking roundworms having hooked mouth parts to fasten to the intestinal wall of human and other hosts
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(Nematoda: Ancylostomatidae): A new hookworm parasite isolated from wild giant pandas in Southwest China.
1 Giardia lamblia 126 Nematelminto Ancylostomatidae Ancilostomideos 1 Ancylostoma braziliense 1 Ascarididae Ascaris lumbricoides 12 Oxyuridae Enterobius vermicularis 3 Trichuridae Trichuris trichiura 1 Trichocephalus trichiurus 6 Platelminto Fasciolidae Fasciola hepatica 1 Hymenolepididae Hymenolepis nana 6 Taeniidae Taenia sp.
Five of the 9 samples (55.6%) from grassed areas contained hookworm eggs (Ancylostomatidae) whereas 0/9 samples from gravel areas had hookworm eggs, showing a significant statistical difference between grassed and gravel areas (p = 0.03).
The Phylum Acanthocephala (81.0%), Family Trichuridae (78.6%) and Family Ancylostomatidae (35.7%) were the most prevalent endoparasite taxa found in the maned wolf scats (see Table 1).