A review of the Tetrarhynchobothriidae Dollfus, 1969 (Cestoda: Trypanorhyncha) with descriptions of two new genera, Didymorhynchus and Zygorhynchus

@article{Beveridge2004ARO,
  title={A review of the Tetrarhynchobothriidae Dollfus, 1969 (Cestoda: Trypanorhyncha) with descriptions of two new genera, Didymorhynchus and Zygorhynchus},
  author={Ian Beveridge and Ronald Arthur Campbell},
  journal={Systematic Parasitology},
  year={2004},
  volume={12},
  pages={3-29}
}
The Tetrarhynchobothriidae Dollfus, 1969 is considered a valid family and is amended to include three genera, Tetrarhynchobothrium Diesing, 1850, Didymorhynchus n. g. and Zygorhynchus n. g. The type-genus, Tetrarhynchobothrium, is distinguished by a scolex merging into the unsegmented neck region, by two internal seminal vesicles, a tetra-lobed ovary, a simple uterus, vitelline follicles encircling the medulla and the absence of a uterus with preformed diverticula or a uterine pore… CONTINUE READING