• On some bood flukes (Spirorchiidae: Coeuritrematinae) from freshwater chelonians in India

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    • Keywords


      Blood flukes; chelonians; Coeuritrema ; Spirorchiidae

    • Abstract


      Coeuritrema sutlejensis Mehrotra, 1973 andC. sheilae arc described in detail and their validity is discussed. A key to the species ofCoeuritrema is provided and a few of the diagnostic features of the genus are emended.C. lyssimus Mehra, 1933 is recorded from a new locality and some variations from the original description are mentioned.

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      V Tandon1 N K Gupta2

      1. Department of Zoology, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong - 793 014, India
      2. Department of Zoology, Panjab University, Chandigarh - 160 014, India
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