Have you found a hairworm?  Please tell us about it and mail it to us!

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Mail to:


C/O Christina Anaya

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Harold W. Manter Lab

Nebraska Hall Rm 529

Lincoln, Nebraska




Aquatic Systems

Hairworms live out their adult stage in aquatic systems such as ponds, streams, creeks and lakes. Occasionally they are found in