New and known species of Dactylogyrus Diesing, 1850 (Monogenea, Dactylogyridae) from cyprinid fishes of the River Tigris, Iraq

A. V. Gussev, N. M. Ali, K. N. Abdul-Ameer, S. M. Amin, K. Molnár

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Abstract

Four new Dactylogyrus species are described and two redescribed from cyprinids of the River Tigris, Iraq. These are as follows: Dactylogyrus barbioides n. sp. from Barbus grypus; D. orbus n. sp. from Barbus lacerta; D. barbuli n. sp. from Barbus barbulus; D. macrostomi n. sp. from Cyprinion macrostomi; D. pavlovskyi Bychowsky, 1949 from Barbus grypus and Barbus sharpeyi; and D. inutilis Bychowsky, 1949 from Barbus xanthopterus. A phylogenetic and zoogeographical analysis is presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)229-237
Number of pages9
JournalSystematic Parasitology
Volume25
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 1993

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  • Parasitology

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