Oncicola

noun
On·​cic·​o·​la | \ änˈsikələ\

Definition of Oncicola

: a genus of small acanthocephalan worms having the adults parasitic in the intestines of dogs and coyotes and the infective larvae encysted in turkeys and armadillos

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History and Etymology for Oncicola

New Latin, from onc- + -cola

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