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Morphology of peripheral blood cells from various Turkish snakes
The present study is on the morphologies and sizes of peripheral blood cells (erythrocytes, leucocytes and thrombocytes) of thirty two Turkish snake species from blood smears, stained with Wright'sExpand
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Bergmann's and Rensch's rules and the spur‐thighed tortoise (Testudo graeca)
Body size is an ecologically important variable in animals. The geographical size variation of most snakes and some lizards counters Bergmann's rule in that, among related taxa, the larger ones liveExpand
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Ciliated Protozoa in the Rumen of Turkish Domestic Cattle (Bos taurus L.)
Abstract Rumen contents obtained from 28 domesticated cattle (Bos taurus L.) slaughtered at abatoirs near Izmir, Turkey were surveyed for ciliate protozoa. Protozoa are known to make an appreciableExpand
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Redescription of Triplumaria selenica (Ciliophora, Entodiniomorphida) and its phylogenetic position based on the infraciliary bands and 18SSU rRNA gene sequence.
Triplumaria selenicaLatteur, Tuffrau and Wespes, 1970 was redescribed from pyridinated silver carbonate-impregnated specimens. Triplumaria selenica has a slit of the vestibular opening extendingExpand
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Morphological, Hemipenial and Venom Electrophoresis Comparisons of the Levantine Viper, Macrovipera lebetina (Linnaeus, 1758), from Cyprus and Southern Anatolia
Levantine vipers, Macrovipera lebetina (Linnaeus), from Cyprus and southern Anatolia were investigated comparatively regarding morphology, hemipenes and electrophoresis patterns of venom proteins.Expand
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Rumen ciliated protozoa of the Turkish domestic goats ( Capra hircus L.)
Rumen contents obtained from eight adult domesticated goats ( Capra hircus L.) at slaughterhouses in the southeastern area of Turkey were surveyed for ciliate protozoa. As a result of our survey, 12Expand
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Natural infection of Helix aspersa (Mollusca: Pulmonata) by Dicrocoeliidae (Digenea) larval stages in Izmir, Turkey.
In this study, the prevalence of larval stages of Dicrocoeliidae in the garden snail Helix aspersa Müller, 1774 commonly found in the vicinity of Izmir, Turkey was investigated and some of itsExpand
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A new data on the distribution of the Hatay Lizard, Phoenicolacerta laevis (Gray, 1838) (Squamata: Lacertidae) from the western Anatolia
A new locality record for the Hatay Lizard Phoenicolacerta laevis from Ozdere (Menderes, Izmir) is presented based on our fieldwork in coastal Aegean Sea Region in July 2013. Our record is northExpand
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A new subspecies from Anatolia Acanthodactylus schreiberi Boulenger 1879 ataturi n ssp Squamata Lacertidae
A new subspecies the Acanthodactylus schreiberi, A. s. ataturi n. ssp., is being described from Anatolia which differs from the nominate subspecies A. s. schreiberi Boulenger, 1879 of Cyprus islandExpand
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