The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Strongyloides shastensis Schmidt et al. 1992

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Late Pleistocene-Holocene border extinction.

 

Distribution

Arizona, USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Schmidt, Gerald D.; Duszynski, Donald W.; Martin, Paul S. (1992). Parasites of the Extinct Shasta Ground Sloth, Nothrotheriops shastensis, in Rampart Cave, Arizona. J. Parasitol. 78(5): 811-816.

 

Other references:

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/21831/strongyloides-shastensis

 

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