A redescription of Dolops ranarum (Stuhlmann, 1891) (Crustacea: Branchiura)

Annemarié Avenant, G. C. Loots, J. G. Van As

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The branchiuran ectoparasite Dolops ranarum (Stuhlmann, 1891) was described almost one hundred years ago. This descriptional though valid is incomplete. A redescription is given. New information was obtained with light and scanning electron microscopy. Morphometric values are included and a species diagnosis is presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)141-151
Number of pages11
JournalSystematic Parasitology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1989

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  • Parasitology


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