elegans: emergence, longevity and infectivity of cercariae, and host behavioral modifications during cercarial emergence.
Opossums were infected with 1 nematode, 1 trematode, and 1 cestode species: Physaloptera turgida, Plagiorchis elegans, and Oochoristica sp.
Key words: Procyon lotor, Didelphis virginiana, Mephitis mephitis, Arthrocephalus lotoris, Baylisascaris procyonis, Capillaria plica, Mesocestoides, Oochoristica, Physaloptera maxillaris, Physaloptera turgida, Plagiorchis elegans, Plagiorhynchus cylindraceus, helminth parasites, Nebraska
elegans (Trematoda) and incompatible snail hosts: implications for snail life history traits and biocontrol of human schistosomiasis.
The Tennessee records were for the Lake region and included an unidentified species of Plagiorchis
from the intestine of an evening bat and a new species, Prosthodendrium transversum, from the intestine of a red bat.
In 2006 six helminth species were found: five trematode species, Plagiorchis elegans (Rudolphi, 1802), Skrjabinoplagiorchis ondatrae (Andrejko, 1965), Psilotrema spiculigerum (Muhling, 1898), Psilotrema simillimum (Muhling, 1898), Echinostoma sp.
Plagiorchis elegans, Skrjabinoplagiorchis ondatrae, Psilotrema spiculigerum, P.
Tkach V, Pawlowski J, Sharpilo P (2000) Molecular and Morphological Differentiation between Species of the Plagiorchis
vespertilionis Group (Digenea, Plagiorchiidae), Occurring in European Bats, with a Re-description of P.
The effects of Plagiorchis
noblei (Trematoda: Plagiorchiidae) metacercariae on the susceptibility of Aedes aegypti larvae to predation by guppies (Poecilia reticulata) and meadow voles (Microtus pennsylvanicus).
Both trematodes were identified as Plagiorchis micracanthos Macy, 1931.
ciliolabrum belonged to the family Plagorchiidae and were identified as Plagiorchis micracanthos Macy, 1931.
A) Urocyon cinereoargenteus Paragonimus mexicanus (D) Taenia pisiformis (C) Unidentified hosts Host Helminth Species "Amphibian" Plagiorchis