Muellerius

noun

Muel·​le·​ri·​us myü-ˈlir-ē-əs How to pronounce Muellerius (audio)
: a genus of lungworms of the family Metastrongylidae that include forms (as M. capillaris synonym M. minutissimus) infecting the lungs of sheep and goats and having larval stages in various snails and slugs

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“Muellerius.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Muellerius. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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