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A historical biogeographical protocol for studying biotic diversification by taxon pulses
Aim  To present a historical biogeographical protocol for distinguishing biotic diversification by taxon pulse radiations from biotic diversification by vicariance. Location  Mexico andExpand
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Phylogenetic analysis of the Rhabdocoela (Platyhelminthes) with emphasis on the Neodermata and relatives
Phylogenetic systematic analysis of 24 taxa representing the rhabdocoel platyhelminths, based on a suite of 89 morphological characters, produced two equally parsimonious trees, 181 steps long, withExpand
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Quantitative Phylogenetic Analysis in the 21st Century
WE REVIEW HENNIGIAN PHYLOGENETICS AND COMPARE IT WITH MAXIMUM PARSIMONY, MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD, AND BAYESIAN LIKELIHOOD APPROACHES. ALL METHODS USE THE PRINCIPLE OF PARSIMONY IN SOME FORM.Expand
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Pararhinebothroides hobergi n. gen. n. sp. (Eucestoda: Tetraphyllidea) in Urobatis tumbesensis (Chondrichthyes: Myliobatiformes) from coastal Ecuador.
A new species of tetraphyllidean eucestode inhabiting Urobatis tumbesensis from inshore waters of southeastern Ecuador shares 3 synapomorphies with Rhinebothroides spp.: apical bothridial suckersExpand
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New species of Haematoloechus (Digenea: Plagiorchidae) in the lung of the foothill yellow-legged frog Rana boylii (Anura), from Humboldt County, California, USA
A new species of Haematoloechus is described from the lungs of Rana boylii from Humboldt County, California. The new species is similar to Haematoloechus buttensis, Haematoloechus kernensis, andExpand
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WHALLWACHSIA ILLUMINATA N. GEN., N. SP. (TREMATODA: DIGENEA: PLAGIORCHIFORMES: PROSTHOGONIMIDAE) IN THE STEELY-VENTED HUMMINGBIRD AMAZILIA SAUCERROTTEI (AVES: APODIFORMES: TROCHILIDAE) AND THE
A new species of digenean found in the intestines of the steely-vented hummingbird Amazilia saucerrottei and the yellow-olive flycatcher Tolmomyias sulphurescens from the Area de ConservaciónExpand
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PARALLOPHARYNX SPP. (TREMATODA: DIGENEA: PLAGIORCHIOIDEA) IN IGUANIAN LIZARDS FROM THE AREA DE CONSERVACIÓN GUANACASTE, GUANACASTE, COSTA RICA, INCLUDING PARALLOPHARYNX MATTERNAE N. SP. IN BASILISCUS
We report 3 species of the digenean genus Parallopharynx, 1 previously undescribed, from the Area de Conservación Guanacaste (ACG) in northwestern Costa Rica. Parallopharynx gonzalezi, which wasExpand
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Phylogenetic systematic assessment of the Aspidobothrea (Platyhelminthes, Neodermata, Trematoda)
Phylogenetic systematic analysis of 20 aspidobothrean taxa using 33 transformation series based in comparative morphology yields three most parsimonious trees with a consistency index of 62%. TheExpand
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UROTREMA SHIRLEYAE N. SP. (TREMATODA: DIGENEA: UROTREMATIDAE) IN NOROPS OXYLOPHUS AND N. CUPREUS (SQUAMATA: IGUANIA: POLYCHROTIDAE) FROM THE AREA DE CONSERVACIÓN GUANACASTE, COSTA RICA
A new species of Urotrema inhabits Norops oxylophus and Norops cupreus from the Area de Conservación Guanacaste, Costa Rica. The new species is most similar to Urotrema scabridum but differs byExpand
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NEOHAEMATOTREPHUS ARAYAE N. SP. (DIGENEA: ECHINOSTOMIFORMES: CYCLOCOELIDAE) IN JACANA SPINOSA (AVES: CHARADRIIFORMES: JACANIDAE) FROM THE AREA DE CONSERVACIÓN GUANACASTE, COSTA RICA
Specimens of a species of cyclocoelid digenean inhabiting Jacana spinosa from the Area de Conservación Guanacaste, Costa Rica, most closely resemble Haematotrephus facioi (Brenes and Arroyo, 1962)Expand
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