Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research;Volume 16, Number 1

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MAMMANIDULOIDES HOKKAIDENSIS N. G., N. SP. (NEMATODA : HELIGMOSOMATIDAE) FROM VOLES IN HOKKAIDO

OHBAYASHI, Masashi;ORIHARA, Miyoji;FUJIMAKI, Yuzo

Permalink : http://hdl.handle.net/2115/1895
JaLCDOI : 10.14943/jjvr.16.1.23

Abstract

Examination of voles, Apodemus argenteus hokkaidi, A. speciosus ainu and Clethrionomys rufocanus bedfordiae in various districts of Hokkaido, revealed a nematode of new genus and species, Mammaniduloides hokkaidensis. This species was found in the prostate and bulbo-urethral glands of male hosts and in the mammary gland in female hosts. The canalicular system of the infected glands was dilated and became cystic.

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