New and described species of nematodes from shorebirds (Charadriiformes) collected in spring in Iceland

@article{Wong2004NewAD,
  title={New and described species of nematodes from shorebirds (Charadriiformes) collected in spring in Iceland},
  author={P. L. Wong and R. Anderson},
  journal={Systematic Parasitology},
  year={2004},
  volume={25},
  pages={187-202}
}
  • P. L. Wong, R. Anderson
  • Published 2004
  • Biology
  • Systematic Parasitology
  • The following were found in shorebirds collected during late April and early May shortly after their arrival in Iceland. Voguracuaria lankesteri n. g., n. sp. was found in the oesophagus of eight of 20 whimbrels Numenius p. phaeopus. The new genus resembles Syncuaria, but males have an area rugosa and small caudal alae, females are didelphic and the vulva is distant from the anus. Also, Syncuaria spp. occupy the gizzard rather than the oesophagus. Skrjabinocerca europaea n. sp. was found in the… CONTINUE READING
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