Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Soricinia (Formerly Insectivorolepis)

  • Heinz MehlhornEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_5089

Genus of hymenolepid tapeworms occurring in the intestine of European water shrews of the genus Neomys.

Further Readings

  1. Binkiene R et al (2015) Soricinia genovi n. sp. from Neomys fodiens. Parasitol Res 114:209–218PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für ZoomorphologieZellbiologie und Parasitologie, Heinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany