Australian Journal of Zoology Australian Journal of Zoology Society
Evolutionary, molecular and comparative zoology

Derogenes-Capricorniensis, Sp-Nov (Digenea, Derogenidae), in a Blenny From Heron Island, Queensland

RA Bray

Australian Journal of Zoology 37(1) 55 - 58
Published: 1989


A new species, Derogenes capricorniensis, is described from the intestine of the blenniid fish Salarias fasciatus from Heron I. in the southern Great Barrier Reef. It differs from all other species of Derogenes (sensu stricto) in the lack of uterine coils in the forebody.

© CSIRO 1989

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