Avian Schistosome Biodiversity


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The publications listed below mostly original descriptions of avian schistosome species

Aldhoun, J., P. Kment, and P. Horak. 2016. Historical analysis of the type species of the genus Trichobilharzia Skrjabin et Zakharov, 1920 (Platyhelminthes: Schistosomatidae). Zootaxa 4084:593-595.

Basch, P. F. 1966. The life cycle of Trichobilharzia brevis n. sp., an avian schistosome from Malaya. Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde 27:242-251.

Baugh, S. C. 1963. Contributions to our knowledge of digenetic trematodes VI. Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde 22:303-315.

Blair, D. and K. S. Islam. 1983. The life cycle and morphology of Trichobilharzia australis n. sp. (Digenea: Schistosomatidae) from the nasal blood vessels of the black duck (Anas superciliosa) in Australia, with a review of the genus Trichobilharzia. Systematic Parasitology 5:89-117.

Brackett, S. 1940. Studies on schistosome dermatitis. VIII. Notes on the biology of the snail hosts of schistosome cercariae in Wisconsin and epidemiological evidence for the life cycles of some avian schistosomes. American Journal of Hygiene 32:85-104.

Brackett, S. 1940. Two new species of schistosome cercariae from Wisconsin. Journal of Parasitology 26:195-200.

Brackett, S. 1942. Five new species of avian schistosomes from Wisconsin and Michigan with the life cycle of Gigantobilharzia gyrauli (Brackett, 1940). Journal of Parasitology 28:25-42.

Brant, S. V., D. Jouet, H. Ferte, and E. S. Loker. Anserobilharzia gen. n. (Digenea, Schistosomatidae) and redescription of A. brantae (Farr and Blankemeyer, 1956) comb. n. (syn. Trichobilharzia brantae), a parasite of geese (Anseriformes). Zootaxa 3670:193-206.

Braun, M. 1901. Zur revision der trematoden der vogel. Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene. 1. Abt 29:560-568, 895-897, 941-948.

Byrd, E. E. 1957. Bilharziella littlebi (Byrd, 1956), a blood fluke (Digenea: Schistosomatidae: Bilharziellinae) from the chestnut-sided warbler, Dendroica pennsylvanica (Linnaeus). Journal of Parasitology 43:374-376.

Davis, N. E. 2006. Identification of an avian schistosome recovered from Aythya novaeseelandia and infectivity of its miracidia to Lymnaea tomentosa snails. Journal of Helminthology 80:225-233.

Donges, J. 1964. Gigantobilharzia suebica n. sp. (Trematoda), ein dermatitiserreger beim menschen. Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde 24:65-75.

Edwards, D. K. and M. E. Jansch. 1955. Two new species of dermatitis producing schistosome cercariae from Cultus lake, British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Zoology 33:182-194.

Fain, A. 1955. Recherches sur les schistosomes d'oiseaux au Ruanda-Urundi (Congo belge). Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 51:373-387.

Fain, A. 1955. Un nouveau Schistosome du cormoran au Ruanda-Urundi (Congo-Belge) - Ornithobilharzia baeri n.sp. Acta Tropica 12:357-360.

Fain, A. 1955. Un nouveau schistosome du crabier de Madagascar (Aredeola idae Hartl) Gigantobilharzia ardeolae n. sp. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 52:97-100.

Fain, A. 1955. Un nouveau schistosomes du Tantale ibis (Ibis ibis Linn.) Gigantobilharzia tantali n. sp. Annales de Parasitologie humaine et comparee 30:321-328.

Fain, A. 1955. Une nouvelle bilharziose des oiseaux: La trichobilharziose nasale. Remarque sur l'importance des schistosomes d'oiseaux en pathologie humaine. Annales de la Societe Belge de Medecine Tropicale XXXV:323-328.

Fain, A. 1956. Les schistosomes d'Oiseaux du genre Trichobilharzia Skrjabin et Zakharow, 1920 au Ruanda-Urundi. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 54:147-178.

Fain, A. 1959. Un nouveau schistosome du genre Trichobilharzia dans les fosses nasales du canard nain. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 60:227-232.

Fain, A. 1960. Nouveaux schistosomes d'oiseaux du genre Gigantobilharzia Odhner. Annales Parasitologie Humaine et comparee 35:292-304.

Farr, M. M. and V. G. Blankemeyer. 1956. Trichobilharzia brantae n. sp. (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae) from the Canada goose (Branta canadensis L.). Journal of Parasitology 42:320-325.

Harkema, R., S. McKeever, and D. A. Becker. 1957. Trichobilharzia alaskensis a new species of avian schistosome from Alaska. Ibidem 43.

Horak, P., L. Kolarova, and J. Dvorak. 1998. Trichobilharzia regenti n. sp. (Schistosomatidae, Bilharziellinae), a new nasal schistosome from Europe. Parasite 5:349-357.

Islam, K. S. 1986. The morphology and life-cycle of Trichobilharzia arcuata n. sp. (Schistosomatidae: Bilharziellinae) a nasal schistosome of water whistle ducks (Dendrocygna arcuata) in Australia. Systematic Parasitology 8:117-128.

Islam, K. S. 1986. Development of Trichobilharzia australis Blair & Islam, 1983 in the snail Lymnaea lessoni Deshayes and in an experimental definitive host, the Muscovy duck. Journal of Helminthology 60:301-306.

Jouet, D., L. Kolarova, C. Patrelle, H. Ferte, and K. Skirnisson. 2015. Trichobilharzia anseri n. sp. (Schistosomatidae: Digenea), a new visceral species of avian schistosomes isolated from graylag goose (Anser anser L.) in Iceland and France. Infection Genetics and Evolution 34:298-306.

Khalifa, R. 1974. Studies on Schistosomatidae Looss, 1899 (Trematoda) of aquatic birds of Poland II. Gigantobilharzia mazuriana sp. n., with a discussion of the subfamily Gigantobilharziinae Mehra, 1940. Acta Parasitologia Polonica 22:265-284.

Kolářová, L., J. Rudolfová, V. Hampl, and K. Skirnisson. 2006. Allobilharzia visceralis gen. nov., sp. nov. (Schistosomatidae-Trematoda) from Cygnus cygnus (L.) (Anatidae). Parasitology International 55:179-186.

Kolarova, L., K. Skirnisson, H. Ferte, and D. Jouet. 2013. Trichobilharzia mergi sp. nov. (Trematoda: Digenea: Schistosomatidae), a visceral schistosome of Mergus serrator (L.) (Aves: Anatidae). Parasitology International. 62:300-308.

Kowalewski, M. 1895. Studya helmintologiczne. III. Bilharzia polonica sp. nov. Rozprawy Akademia Umiejet 31:41-70.

Lal, M. B. 1937. Studies on the trematode parasites of birds. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences 6:274-283.

Leigh, W. H. 1953. Cercaria huttoni, sp. nov. a dermatitis-producing schistosome larva from the marine snail, Haminoea antillarum guadalupensis Sowerby. Journal of Parasitology 36:625-629.

Leigh, W. H. 1955. The morphology of Gigantobilharzia huttoni (Leigh, 1953) an avian schistosome with marine dermatitis producing larvae. Journal of Parasitology 41:262-269.

Leite, A. C. R., H. M. A. Costa, and J. O. Costa. 1978. Trichobilharzia jequitibaensis n. sp. (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae) in Cairina moschata domestica (Anatidae). Revista Brasileira de Biologia 38:843-846.

Lui, Z. and G. Bai. 1976. On bird schistosomes from Jilin Province: Jilinobilharzia crecci gen. nov., sp. nov. (Schistodomatidae: Bilharziellinae) with a discussion on the taxonomy of the subfamily Bilharziellinae. Acta Zoologica Sincia 22:385-392.

Lui, Z., M. Chen, G. Jin, Y. Tan, and F. Yang. 1977. A survey of the aetiological agent of paddy field dermatitis in Ji'an Xian, Jilin Province, with preliminary observations of the life history of Trichobilharzia  jianensis sp nov (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae). Acta Zoologica Sincia 23:161-174.

Macfarlane, D. G. and R. W. Macy. 1946. Cercaria oregonensis, n. sp., a dermatitis-producing schistosome cercaria from the pacific northwest. Journal of Parasitology 32:281-285.

Macy, R. W. 1952. Studies on schistosome dermatitis in the Pacific Northwest. Northwest Medicine 51:947-950.

Martin, F. S. and F. S. Vicente. 1999. The life cycle of Trichobilharzia salmanticensis n. sp. (Digenea: Schistosomatidae), related to cases of human dermatitis. Research and Reviews in Parasitology 59:13-18.

McLeod, J. A. 1937. Two new schistosomid trematodes from water birds. Journal of Parasitology 23:456-466.

McMullen, D. B. and P. C. Beaver. 1945. Studies on schistosome dermatitis IX. The life cycle of three dermatitis producing schistosomes from birds and a discussion of the subfamily Bilharziellinae (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae). American Journal of Hygiene 42:128-154.

Miller, H. M. J. 1923. Notes on some furcocercous larval trematodes. Journal of Parasitology 10:35-46.

Müller, V. and P. Kimmig. 1994. [Trichobilharzia franki n. sp. a causative agent of swimmer's itch in south-western Germany]. Applied Parasitology 35:12-31.

Najim, A. T. 1950. Gigantobilharzia huronensis sp nov, bird blood fluke from goldfinch. Journal of Parasitology 36:19.

Neuhaus, W. 1952. [Biology and development of Trichobilharzia szidati n. sp. (Trematoda, Schistosmatidae), a parasite causing dermatitis in man.]. Z Parasitenkd 15:203-266.

Odhner, T. 1910. Zum naturlichen system der Digenen Trematoden 5. Zoologischer Anzeiger 41:54-71.

Oiso, T. 1927. On a new species of avian schistosoma developing in the portal vein of the duck, and investigation of its life history. Offprint 1925.

Pao, T. C. and Y. L. Yung. 1957. The discovery of an avian schistosome, Pseudobilharzia sp. (Family Schistosomatidae, subfamily Bilharziellinae) in Chung-Ching Szechwan Province China. Acta Zoologica Sincia 9:291-297.

Reimer, L. 1963. Gigantobilharzia vittensis, ein neuer Schistosomatidae aus den Darmvenen von Larus canus und Cercaria hiddensoensis spec. nov., als mogliches Larvenstadium dieser Art. Zoologischer Anzeiger 171:469-478.

Schuster, R. K., J. A. Aldhoun, and D. O’Donovan. 2014. Gigantobilharzia melanoidis n. sp.
Spasskaya, L. 1953. New Schistosome in venous vessels of water rail, Moscow.

Szidat, L. 1930. Gigantobilharzia monocotylea n. sp., ein neuer blutparsit aus ostpreussischen wasservogeln. Zeitschrift feur Parasitenkunde 2:583-588.

Szidat, L. 1939. Pseudobilharziella filiformis n. sp., eine neue vogelbilharzie aus dem hockerschwan, Cygnus olor L. Zeitschrift feur Parasitenkunde 10:535-544.

Takaoka, S. 1961. Morphological studies on Gigantobilharzia sturniae. Japanese Journal of Parasitology 10:71-86

Talbot, S. B. 1936. Studies on schistosome dermatitis. II. Morphological and life history studies on three dermatitis-producing schistosome cercariae, C. elvae Miller, 1923, C. stagnicolae n. sp., and C. physellae n. sp. American Journal of Hygiene 23:372-384.

Tanabe, H. 1951. Cercaria segmintinae Tanabe 1948, a homonym of Cercaria sturniae. Journal of Parasitology 37:321.

Travassos, L. 1922. Informacoes sobre a fauna helmintologica de Mato Grosso. Folha Medica 3:187-190.

Travassos, L., J. F. T. Frietas, J. M. Mendonca, and H. O. Rodrigues. 1960. Excursao a Cabo Frio, Estado do Rio de Janeiro. Atas da Sociedade de Biologia do Rio de Janeiro 4.

Tsai, S. T. and e. al. 1979. Cercarial dermatitis and its causative agents (schistosome trematodes) in Guangdong Province. [Annual Bulletion of the Society of Parasitology, Guangdong Province] 1:44-55.

Wu, L. 1953. A study of the life history of Trichobilharzia cameroni sp. nov. (Family Schistosomatidae). Canadian Journal of Zoology 31:151-173.

Xu, L., Z. Jiang, and M. Yao. 1997. Survey of human parasite species in China. Chinese Journal of Parasitology and Parasitic Disease 15:311-313.

Yamaguti, S. 1941. Studies on the helminth fauna of Japan Part 32. Trematodes of birds V. Japanese Journal of Zoology 9:321-341.

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