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ISSN Print: 2349-6800 | ISSN Online: 2320-7078

Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies

2016, Vol. 4, Issue 6
Uvitellina megacaecatum sp.n. (Trematoda: Cyclocoelidae) from the intestine of Himantopus himantopus (Black winged stilt) in Nausharo feroze, Sindh, Pakistan

Bushra siyal, Sanjota Nirmal Das and Rafia Rehana Ghazi

A new species of the genus Uvitellina [16] is described from Himantopus himantopus Linnaeus, 1758 and proposed as Uvitellina megacaecatum, referring to the extra-ordinary stout caeca. The new species is characterized by Stumpy and stout body, extra-ordinary stout caeca, absence of pharynx, uterus occupying extra-caecal, lateral and posterior most position, eggs boat shaped and elongated, most of them with scaly outer covering and black dots inside.
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Bushra siyal, Sanjota Nirmal Das, Rafia Rehana Ghazi. Uvitellina megacaecatum sp.n. (Trematoda: Cyclocoelidae) from the intestine of Himantopus himantopus (Black winged stilt) in Nausharo feroze, Sindh, Pakistan. J Entomol Zool Stud 2016;4(6):327-330.
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