Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 1–10 | Cite as

New nematodes from birds. Part I

  • G. Majumdar
  • G. K. Chakravarty


Four new filariid nematodes are described. Three belong to the genus Diplotriaena. A new genus Paraicosiella has been created under the sub-family Setariinae. The new genus is remarkable for the presence of four teeth behind the buccal capsule.


Buccal Capsule Filariid Nematode 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Majumdar
    • 1
  • G. K. Chakravarty
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity of CalcuttaIndia

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