New species of Rhabdias (Nematoda: Rhabdiasidae) from afrotropical anurans, including molecular evidence and notes on biology.

@article{Junker2010NewSO,
  title={New species of Rhabdias (Nematoda: Rhabdiasidae) from afrotropical anurans, including molecular evidence and notes on biology.},
  author={Kerstin Junker and Nathaly Lhermitte-Vallarino and Michela Barbuto and Ivan Ineich and Samuel Wanji and Odile Bain},
  journal={Folia parasitologica},
  year={2010},
  volume={57 1},
  pages={47-61}
}
Despite the small sample size the diversity of Rhabdias Stiles et Hassall, 1905 from anurans in the Afrotropical region was found to be high. Four species were collected from four localities, one in South Africa, two on Cameroonese mountains and one in Madagascar: Rhabdias picardiae sp. n. from the bufonid Amietophrynus gutturalis (Power); Rhabdias ohlerae sp. n. and Rhabdias tanyai sp. n. from the arthroleptids Leptopelis brevirostris (Werner) and Astylosternus rheophilus Amiet, respectively… CONTINUE READING

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