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Sphryanura osleri

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A trematode worm found in the gills of a newt.

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While Lecturer of Institutes of Medicine at Montreal in 1874, Osler found a trematode worm in the gills of a newt, which was subsequently named Sphryanura Osleri by Robert Ramsay Wright (1852-1933), professor of Biology at Toronto.

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