• Copepod parasites of fishes of Waltair coast: Anatomy of the female reproductive system ofPseudocycnus appendiculatus Heller, 1865

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      Copepod; parasites; anatomy; female reproductive system; Pseudocycnus appendiculatus

    • Abstract


      The anatomy of the reproductive systme ofPseudocycnus appendiculatus (Copepoda: Pseudocycnidae) has been described. The system consists of a pair of ovaries, oviducts, cement gland, spermatheca, sperm tube and egg sacs. All except the egg sacs are located in the trunk region.

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      D V Uma Devi1 K Shyamasundari1 K Hanumantha Rao1

      1. Department of Zoology, Andhra University, Waltair - 530 003, India
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