Accession Number : AD0748023

Title :   Nematode Parasites of Oceanica. XII. A Review of Heterakis Species, Particularly from Birds of Taiwan and Palawan,

Corporate Author : SOUTHWEST FOUNDATION FOR RESEARCH AND EDUCATION SAN ANTONIO TEX DIV OF MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Personal Author(s) : Kuntz,Robert E. ; Schmidt,Gerald D. ; Inglis,W. Grant

Report Date : 07 OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The following species of Heterakis are recorded from Taiwan and Palawan: H. variabilis Chandler, 1926, from Lophura swinhoii, Bambusicola thoracica, and Syrmaticus mikado, Taiwan; H. isolonche Linstow, 1906, from Lophura swinhoii, Taiwan; H. beramporia Lane, 1914, from Gallus gallus, Taiwan; H. spumosa Schneider, 1866, from Rallina eurizonoides, Taiwan; and H. indica Maplestone, 1932, from Surniculus lugubris minimus, Palawan; H. vexans sp. nov. is described and H. variabilis and H. vulvolabiata are redescribed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NEMATODA, SOUTHEAST ASIA), (*BIRDS, NEMATODA), (*PARASITES, NEMATODA), TAIWAN, PHILIPPINES, CLASSIFICATION, IDENTIFICATION, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY), DISEASE VECTORS, DISTRIBUTION

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE