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Cover for Family Macroderoididae McMullen, 1937.

This chapter summarizes important morphological features of trematodes belonging to the family Macroderoididae, with emphasis on key descriptions relevant to the diagnosis of specific genera within the family.

Author(s)
Font, W. F.; Lotz, J. M.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Family Meristocotylidae Fischthal & Kuntz, 1964.

This chapter summarizes key morphological features of trematodes belonging to the family Meristocotylidae, with descriptions of its type species Meristocotyle varani.

Author(s)
Gibson, D. I.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Family Mesotretidae Poche, 1926.

The Mesotretidae is a small family of plagiorchioid digeneans comprising only one genus and 3 species. These worms are parasitic in the intestine of bats, primarily belonging to the family Rhinolophidae, in several European countries and China. This chapter briefly describes the taxonomic history...

Author(s)
Tkach, V. V.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Ocadiatrematidae Fischthal & Kuntz, 1981.

This chapter describes the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the monotypic family Ocadiatrematidae. The type species, Ocadiatrema taiwanense, which was first isolated from the small intestine of the Chinese freshwater stripe-necked turtle, Ocadia sinensis, in Taiwan, is...

Author(s)
Gibson, D. I.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Omphalometridae Looss, 1899.

The Omphalometridae family is a small group of plagiorchioid digeneans uniting several genera found as adults only in insectivores. This chapter discusses the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the family, followed by a key to genera, diagnostic characteristics of each genus, and...

Author(s)
Tkach, V. V.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Opisthogonimidae Travassos, 1928.

The Opisthogonimidae family is a small group of plagiorchioid digeneans currently comprising 3 genera reported as adults only from snakes in the neotropics. This chapter describes the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the family, followed by a key to genera, diagnostic...

Author(s)
Tkach, V. V.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Reniferidae Pratt, 1902.

The Reniferidae family includes plagiorchioid digeneans parasitic in Nearctic and Neotropical snakes. This chapter describes the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the family, followed by a key to genera, diagnostic characteristics of each genus, and illustrations of several type...

Author(s)
Tkach, V. V.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Styphlotrematidae Baer, 1924.

The Styphlotrematidae is an enigmatic family of plagiorchioid digeneans found in the intestine of marine turtles and marine fish in Mediterranean Sea and western Atlantic Ocean. This chapter describes the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the family. The type species of the only...

Author(s)
Tkach, V. V.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Telorchiidae Looss, 1899.

The family Telorchiidae consists of intestinal parasites of turtles, other reptiles and amphibians. This chapter describes the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the family, followed by keys to subfamilies and genera, diagnostic characteristics of each subfamily and genus, and...

Author(s)
Font, W. F.; Lotz, J. M.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Thrinascotrematidae Jue Sue & Platt, 1999.

The Thrinascotrematidae family presently includes only one genus of digeneans parasitic in Australian freshwater turtles. This chapter describes the taxonomic history and diagnostic characteristics of the family. The type species, Thrinascotrema brisbanicum, is illustrated.

Author(s)
Tkach, V. V.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851995885)
Type
Book chapter

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