New Dactylogyrus species (Monogenea, Dactylogyridae) from cyprinid fishes of the Bahu-Kalat River in Southeast Iran

B. Jalali, S. Shamsi, K. Molnar

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Abstract

Four new Dactylogyrus spp. are described from two cyprinid fishes of the Bahu-Kalat River (Southeast Iran): D. faridpaki sp. n. and D. eslamii sp. n. infected the gills of Crossocheilus latius, while D. yousefpouri sp. n. and D. mobedii were found on Aspidoparia morar. The morphological peculiarities of monogeneans of these endemic fishes and their relation to the Indian Great Fauna Region are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)289-294
Number of pages6
JournalActa parasitologica
Volume45
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2000

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Keywords

  • D. eslamii sp. n.
  • D. mobedii sp. n.
  • D. yousefpouri sp. n.
  • Dactylogyrus faridpaki sp. n.
  • Freshwater fishes
  • Iran
  • Monogenea

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology

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