A new species of Dentiphilometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the musculature of the gray snapper Lutjanus griseus (osteichthyes) off the Caribbean coast of Mexico.

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A new nematode, Dentiphilometra lutjani n. sp. (Philometridae), is described from gravid females (the male is unknown) collected from the body musculature of the marine perciform fish gray snapper, Lutjanus griseus (Lutjanidae), from the Bay of Chetumal and southern coast of Quintana Roo, off the Caribbean coast of Mexico. The new species differs from the… (More)
DOI: 10.1645/GE-1238R.1

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@article{GonzlezSols2007ANS, title={A new species of Dentiphilometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the musculature of the gray snapper Lutjanus griseus (osteichthyes) off the Caribbean coast of Mexico.}, author={David Gonz{\'a}lez-Sol{\'i}s and Franti{\vs}ek Moravec and Vielka M Tuz Paredes}, journal={The Journal of parasitology}, year={2007}, volume={93 5}, pages={1132-5} }