A rare trematode Encyclobrephus faizabadensis n.sp. from Kachuga kachuga Gray

Pandey, K.C.; Agrawal, N.

Indian Journal of Parasitology 3(2): 163-164


Encyclobrephus faizabadensis n.sp. (2 specimens) from a Kachuga kachuga in Faizabad district, India, differs from E. robustus and E. lali, the other species of the genus, in the extension of the vitellaria which are confluent posteriorly and in the positions of the genital pore (behind the intestinal bifurcation) and ovary (pre-testicular, just behind the ventral sucker).