Toxocara canis. Thanh T. and Dhool M. Taxonomic Consideration. Kingdom:Animalia Phylum: Nematoda Class: Rhabditea Order: Ascaridida Family: Ascarididae Genus: Toxocara Species: canis. Characteristics. The Ascarids are typically very large, stout intestinal worms.
Thanh T. and Dhool M.
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Dogs and other canids
Ingesting infecting soils containing eggs
ingesting infected eggs, through transplacental route, and transmammory route(RARE!)
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