Ancylostoma is a genus that includes some species of hookworm.

Species include:

Ancylostoma braziliense commonly infects cats, popularly known in Brazil as "bicho-geográfico"
Ancylostoma caninum commonly infects dogs
Ancylostoma ceylanicum
Ancylostoma duodenale
Ancylostoma pluridentatum commonly infects sylvatic cats
Ancylostoma tubaeforme

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