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Corpus Systématique Animale

Titre du document

Identification of Diplostomum spp. in the retina of perch Perca fluviatilis and the lens of roach Rutilus rutilus from the Baltic Sea — an experimental study

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Springer (journals)
Langue(s) du document
Anglais
Type de document
Research-article
Nom du fichier dans la ressource
Oiseaux_v2b_01981
Auteur(s)
  • Johan Höglund 1
  • Jan Thulin 2
Affiliation(s)
  • 1) Department of Zoology, Box 561, S-751 22, Uppsala, Sweden
  • 2) Marine Section, The National Environmental Protection Agency, Box 584, S-740 71, Öregrund, Sweden
Résumé

Metacercariae of the genus Diplostomum dwelling in the retina of perch Perca fluviatilis and the lens of roach Rutilus rutilus were identified on the basis of adults obtained by feeding various piscivorous birds of the families Laridae, Anatidae and Phasianidae with metacercariae on an experimental basis. Both morphological studies of the metacercariae and adults obtained from the intestine of the infected birds, as well as the suitability in these hosts, indicated that we were dealing with two different species of Diplostomum. The perch form was recognised as D. baeri Dubois, 1937. Although metacercariae of this species matured both in herring gull Larus argentatus and common tern Sterna hirundo, the principal final host seemed to be goosanders Mergus merganser. In contrast, the lens form in roach was identified as D. spathaceum (Rudolphi, 1819) and it seemed to be restricted to birds of the family Laridae. These experimental results agree with parasitological findings from birds infected in the wild.

Catégories Science-Metrix
  • 1 - health sciences
  • 2 - biomedical research
  • 3 - mycology & parasitology
Catégories INIST
  • 1 - sciences appliquees, technologies et medecines
  • 2 - sciences biologiques et medicales
  • 3 - sciences biologiques fondamentales et appliquees. psychologie
  • 4 - ecologie animale, vegetale et microbienne
Catégories Scopus
  • 1 - Life Sciences ; 2 - Immunology and Microbiology ; 3 - Parasitology
Catégories WoS
  • 1 - science ; 2 - parasitology
Identifiant ISTEX
269BC210B223E31F12789E3FF6CE765C820FCF57
Revue

Systematic Parasitology

Année de publication
1992
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Non
Version PDF
1.3
Score qualité du texte
8.896
Sous-corpus
  • Oiseaux
Type de publication
Journal
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