Redescriptions and new records of species of Otobothrium Linton, 1890 (Cestoda: Trypanorhyncha)

@article{Schaeffner2012RedescriptionsAN,
  title={Redescriptions and new records of species of Otobothrium Linton, 1890 (Cestoda: Trypanorhyncha)},
  author={Bjoern C. Schaeffner and I Beveridge},
  journal={Systematic Parasitology},
  year={2012},
  volume={84},
  pages={17-55}
}
Redescriptions are provided for five incompletely described species of Otobothrium Linton, 1890: Otobothrium alexanderi Palm, 2004 from two species of carcharhinid sharks, Carcharhinus cautus (Whitley) and C. melanopterus (Quoy & Gaimard) at three localities off northern Australia; O. australe Palm, 2004 based on material collected from the type-host and type-locality and from six additional myliobatid and carcharhinid host species off Western Australia, the Northern Territory and northern… Expand
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