Caprimolgorchis jhai sp. nov. (Trematoda: Lecithodendriidae), an intestinal parasite of the Egyptian house sparrow

@article{Ramadan2004CaprimolgorchisJS,
  title={Caprimolgorchis jhai sp. nov. (Trematoda: Lecithodendriidae), an intestinal parasite of the Egyptian house sparrow},
  author={M. M. Ramadan and M. Saoud and A. Aly},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={75},
  pages={28-30}
}
The genusCaprimolgorchis is reviewed, andC. jhai sp. nov. fromPasser domesticus niloticus is described and compared with the genotype. The new species is characterized by an unlobed ovary, a curved cirrus pouch, and almost postacetabular testes and ovary. The present description ofC. jhai sp. nov. represents the first record of the genus in Africa. 
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