Cotylurus

Cotylurus

a genus of digenetic trematodes in the family Strigeidae; includes C. cornutus, C. flabelliformis, C. platycephalus, C. variegatus; parasitic in the intestines of wild birds.
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Remarks: Furcocercaria V shows the typical characteristics of the cercariae of Cotylurus Szidat, 1928 regarding the presence of four penetration gland-cells, colourless eye-spots, 20 flame cells and transverse commissure anterior to ventral sucker, only differ in the arrangement of penetration gland-cells (anterior to ventral sucker) (Niewiadomska, 2002).
Influence of temperature, host, and host size on metacercarial development of Cotylurus flabelliformis (Trematoda: Strigeidae).