Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research;Volume 34, Number 3-4

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STUDIES ON THE PARASITE FAUNA OF MALAYSIA I. A REDESCRIPTION OF STRONGYLUS BRAUNI LINSTOW, 1897,AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NEW GENUS, VIVERROSTRONGYLUS

ASAKAWA, Mitsuhiko;OHBAYASHI, Masashi;OW-YANG, Chee Kong

Permalink : http://hdl.handle.net/2115/3017
JaLCDOI : 10.14943/jjvr.34.3-4.195
KEYWORDS : Viverrostrongylus brauni (LINSTOW, 1897) gen. et com. n.;Viverra;Angiostrongylidae;Malaysia

Abstract

We redescribed Strongylus brauni LINSTOW, 1897 from a large spotted civet, Viverra megaspila BLYTH. We also established a new genus, Viverrostrongylus, for S. brauni, because there is no genus which has the morphological characteristics of S. brauni among the 8 genera of Angiostrongylidae.

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