Redescription and new data on Microsomacanthus jaegerskioeldi (Fuhrmann, 1913) (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae)

Abstract

Microsomacanthus jaegerskioeldi (Fuhrmann, 1913) is redescribed and illustrated on the basis of type-material from Somateria mollissima captured in the vicinity of Göteborg (Sweden) and specimens from the same host from the Barents Sea, off Iceland and in the East Siberian Sea. A lectotype is designated and an amended diagnosis is provided. Previous reports… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11230-005-9020-8

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