Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research;Volume 23, Number 2

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SOME HELMINTHS OF THE RED FOX, VULPES VULPES SCHLENCKI KISHIDA, IN HOKKAIDO, JAPAN, WITH A DESCRIPTION OF A NEW TREMATODE, MASSALIATREMA YAMASHITAI N. SP

KAMIYA, Haruo;OHBAYASHI, Masashi

Permalink : http://hdl.handle.net/2115/2066
JaLCDOI : 10.14943/jjvr.23.2.60

Abstract

From four red foxes, Vulpes vulpes schlencki KISHIDA, in Hokkaido, 11 helminth species were collected : Massaliatrema yamashitai n. sp., Pricetrema sp., Echinochasmus japonicus TANABE, 1926,Alaria alata (GOEZE, 1782), Strongyloides sp., Ancylostoma kusimaense NAGAYOSHI, 1955,Uncinaria stenocephala (RAILLIET, 1884), Molineus sp., Echinococcus multilocularis LEUCKART, 1863,Multiceps serialis (GERVAIS, 1847) and Mesocestoides sp. Massaliatrema yamashitai was differentiated from M. gyrinicola DOLLFUS et TIMON-DAVID, 1960,the only known species of this genus, by the smaller acetabulum, the larger uterine eggs, the not markedly branched vitellaria etc.

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