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AuthorsLeonor Cristina de Villalobos, Ignacio Ribera, David T. Bilton
TitleFirst data of Iberian Nematomorpha, with redescription of Gordius aquaticus Linnaeus, G. plicatulus Heinze, Gordionus wolterstorffii (Camerano) and Paragordius tricuspidatus (Dufour)
JournalContributions to Zoology
Volume70
Year2001
Issue2
Pages73-84
ISSN1383-4517
KeywordsNematomorpha; Gordiidae; Gordius; Gordionus; Paragordius; parasites; taxonomy; Spain
AbstractFour species of Nematomorpha are recorded from NE Spain, representing the first reliable data on the group in the Iberian peninsula. Gordius aquations Linnaeus, 1758, G. plicatulus Heinze, 1937, Gordionus wolterstorffii (Camerano, 1888) and Paragordius tricuspidatus (Dufour, 1828) are redescribed based on scanning electron microscope observations. Notes on intraspecific morphological variation and ecology of the species are given.
Document typearticle
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