A revision of the genus Potorostrongylus Johnston & Mawson, 1939 (Nematoda: Cloacinidae) from potoroos and bettongs (Marsupialia: Potoroidae), with the description of two new species

@article{Smales2004ARO,
  title={A revision of the genus Potorostrongylus Johnston & Mawson, 1939 (Nematoda: Cloacinidae) from potoroos and bettongs (Marsupialia: Potoroidae), with the description of two new species},
  author={Lesley R Smales},
  journal={Systematic Parasitology},
  year={2004},
  volume={38},
  pages={185-196}
}
Potorostrongylus finlaysoni, occurring in Potorous tridactylus and Bettongia gaimardi, and P. aepyprymnus, occurring in Aepyprymnus rufescens, are redescribed. Two new species, P. tropicus, occurring in B. tropicus, and P. temperatus, occurring in B. gaimardi, are described. P. tropicus can be distinguished from P. aepyprymmus, the other species found in Queensland, by the wider terminal bulb of the oesophagus, in having the dorsal lobe of the bursa longer than the lateral lobes rather than… CONTINUE READING
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