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Table 3 Mean measurements (microns) of first stage larvae (L1) of Aelurostrongylus abstrusus , Troglostrongylus brevior and Troglostrongylus subcrenatus

From: Troglostrongylus brevior and Troglostrongylus subcrenatus (Strongylida: Crenosomatidae) as agents of broncho-pulmonary infestation in domestic cats

Species (number of specimens) First stage larvae (L1)
Mean length Mean width
Aelurostrongylus abstrusus (n = 40) 399.1 ( ± 11.3) 18.5 ( ± 1.2)
Troglostrongylus brevior (n = 40) 339.3 ( ± 14.1) 18.6 ( ± 1)
Troglostrongylus subcrenatus (n = 10) 280.7 ( ± 17.9) 15.5 ( ± 1.7)