Parasitology, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of

 

Date of this Version

4-2011

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© American Society of Parasitologists 2011. Used by permission.

Abstract

Contents:

Distribution, Abundance, and Genetic Diversity of Clinostomum spp. Metacercariae (Trematoda: Digenea) in a Modified Ozark Stream System. RONALD M. BONETT, MICHAEL A. STEFFEN, ANA L. TRUJANO-ALVAREZ, SAMUEL D. MARTIN, CHARLES R. BURSEY, and CHRIS T. McALLISTER. . 177

Population Biology of Contracaecum rudolphii Sensu Lata (Nematoda) in the Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) From Northeastern Poland. GERARD KANAREK. .. 185

Seasonal Occurrence of Helminths in the Anadromous Fish Coilia nasus (Engraulidae): Parasite Indicators of Fish Migratory Movements. WEN X. LI, RUI SONG, SHAN G. WU, HONG ZOU, PIN NIE, and GUI T. WANG. . . 192

Examining the Area Effect for Parasite Communities of Bluegill x Green Sunfish Hybrids in Five Constructed Ponds in Kansas. DEREK A. ZELMER and JOHNATHON K. CAMPBELL. .. 197

Distribution and Habitat Utilization of the Gopher Tortoise Tick (Amblyomma tuberculatum) in Southern Mississippi. JOSHUA R. ENNEN and CARL P. QUALLS . .. 202

Description of Adults and Nymph, and Redescription of the Larva, of Ornithodoros marinkellei (Acari: Argasidae), with Data on Its Phylogenetic Position. MARCELO B. LABRUNA, SANTIAGO NAVA, FLAVIO A. TERASSINI, VALERIA C. ONOFRIO, DARCI M. BARROS-BATTESTI, LUIS MARCELO A. CAMARGO, and JOSE MANUEL VENZAL . . . .. 207

Description of the Larva of Ceratophyllus vagabundus vagabundus (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae) From Nests of Ross's and Lesser Snow Geese in Nunavut, Canada. VANESSA B. HARRIMAN, TERRY D. GALLOWAY, RAY T. ALISAUSKAS, and GARY A. WOBESER ... 218

Chalimus Stages of Caligus latigenitalis (Copepoda: Caligidae) Parasitic on Blackhead Seabream From Japanese Waters, with Discussion of Terminology Used for Developmental Stages of Caligids. IONE MADINABEITIA and KAZUYA NAGASAWA ..... 221

Different Scales of Spatial Segregation of Two Species of Feather Mites on the Wings of a Passerine Bird. ALEXANDRE MESTRE, FRANCESC MESQUITA-JOANES, HEATHER PROCTOR, and JUAN S. MONRÓS ... 237

Two New Species of Cryptocephalum n. gen. (Monogenoidea: Dactylogyridae) From the Cephalic Lateral Line of Percichthys trucha (Perciformes: Percichthyidae) in Patagonia, Argentina. Rocio M. VEGA, GUSTAVO P. VIOZZI, and NORMA L. BRUGNI . . . .. 245

Genotypic Characterization of Iranian Camel (Camelus dromedarius) Isolates of Echinoccocus granulosus. HASSAN SHARIFIYAZDI, AHMAD ORYAN, SARA AHMADNIA, and AKBAR VALINEZHAD. . 251

Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii and Concurrent Bartonella spp., Feline Immunodeficiency Virus, Feline Leukemia Virus, and Dirofilaria immitis Infections in Egyptian Cats. Y. M. AL-KAPPANY, M. R. LAPPIN, O. C. H. KWOK, S. A. ABU-ELWAFA, M. HILALI, and J. P. DUBEY. . .. 256

Serological Response of Cats to Experimental Besnoitia darlingi and Besnoitia neotomofelis Infections and Prevalence of Antibodies to These Parasites in Cats From Virginia and Pennsylvania. ALICE E. HOUK, ALEXA C. ROSYPAL, DAVID C. GRANT, J. P. DUBEY, ANNE M. ZAJAC, MICHAEL J. YABSLEY, and DAVID S. LINDSAY. .. 259

Seroprevalence and Risk Factors for Toxoplasma gondii Infection on Pig Farms in Central China. QING TAO, ZHENGSONG WANG, HUIHUI FENG, RUI FANG, HAO NIE, MIN HU, YANQIN ZHOU, and JUNLONG ZHAO. . 262

A New Dicyemid From Octopus hubbsorum (Mollusca: Cephalopoda: Octopoda). SHEILA CASTELLANOS-MARTINEZ, M. CARMEN GÓMEZ, F. G. HOCHBERG, CAMINO GESTAL, and HIDETAKA FURUYA. . . 265

Comparison of Metazoan Parasites of Atlantic Cod, Gadus morhua, From Three Geographical Areas of Coastal Newfoundland. R. A. KHAN, C. V. CHANDRA, and P. EARLE . 270

Insights Using a Molecular Approach Into the Life Cycle of a Tapeworm Infecting Great White Sharks. HASEEB S. RANDHAWA. . .. 275

Endogenous Transplacental Transmission of Neospora hughesi in Naturally Infected Horses. N. PUSTERLA, P. A. CONRAD, A. E. PACKHAM, S. M. MAPES, C. J. FINNO, 1. A. GARDNER, B. C. BARR, G. L. FERRARO, and W. D. WILSON. . 281

New Species of Oswaldocruzia (Nematoda: Molineidae) and Other Helminths in Bolitoglossa subpalmata (Caudata: Plethodontidae) From Costa Rica. CHARLES R. BURSEY and STEPHEN R. GOLDBERG . .. 286

Two New Eimerians (Apicomplexa) From Insectivorous Mammals in Madagascar. LEE COUCH, JUHA LAAKKONEN, STEVEN GOODMAN, and DONALD W. DUSZYNSKI. . .. 293

Morphology and Taxonomic Status of Two Little-Known Nematode Species Parasitizing North American Fishes. FRANTISEK MORAVEC, CELINE LEVRON, and ISAURE DE BURON . . 297

Comparison of the ITS1 and ITS2 rDNA in Eimeria callospermophili (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) From Sciurid Rodents. DAGMARA MOTRIUK-SMITH, R. SCOTT SEVILLE, LEAH QUEALY, and CLINTON E. OLIVER. . . 305

A New Species of Pharyngodonidae (Nematoda) of Tropidurus torquatus (Squamata: Tropiduridae) From Brazil. FELIPE B. PEREIRA, BERNADETE M. SOUSA, and SUELI DE SOUZA LIMA. . . . 311

New Species of Trichuris (Nematoda: Trichuridae) From Akodon montensis Thomas, 1913, of the Paranaense Forest in Argentina. MARÍA DEL ROSARIO ROBLES. . 319

Identification of a Sporozoite-Specific Antigen From Toxoplasma gondii. DOLORES HILL, CATHLEEN COSS, J. P. DUBEY, KRISTEN WROBLEWSKI, MARl SAUTTER, TIFFANY HOSTEN, CLAUDIA MuNOZ-ZANZI, ERNEST MUI, SHAWN WITHERS, KENNETH BOYER, GRETCHEN HERMES, JESSICA COYNE, FRANK JAGDIS, ANDREW BURNETT, PATRICK McLEOD, HOLMES MORTON, DONNA ROBINSON, RIMA McLEOD, and TOXOPLASMOSIS STUDY GROUP . . 328

Do Commercial Serologic Tests for Trypanosoma cruzi Infection Detect Mexican Strains in Women and Newborns? RUBI GAMBOA-LEÓN, CLAUDIA GONZALEZ-RAMIREZ, NICOLAS PADILLA-RAYGOZA, SERGIO SOSA-ESTANI, ALEJANDRA CAAMAL-KANTUN, PIERRE BUEKENS, and ERIC DUMONTEIL. . . 338

Diagnostic Methodology is Critical for Accurately Determining the Prevalence of Ichthyophonus Infections in Wild Fish Populations. RICHARD KOCAN, HEATHER DOLAN, and PAUL HERSHBERGER. . 344

A Comparison of Fecal Percent Dry Matter and Number of Cryptosporidium parvum Oocysts Shed to Observational Fecal Consistency Scoring in Dairy Calves. MARY I. BELLOSA, DARYL V. NYDAM, JANICE I. LIOTTA, JENNIFER A. ZAMBRISKI, THOMAS C. LINDEN, and DWIGHT D. BOWMAN. . . 349

Arthropod Symbiotes of Laonastes aenigmamus (Rodentia: Diatomyidae). A. V. BOCHKOV, A. V. ABRAMOV, L. A. DURDEN, D. A. APANASKEVICH, A. A. STEKOLNIKOV, M. K. STANYUKOVICH, S. GNOPHANXAY, and A. N. TIKHONOV. .. 352

Partial Sequence of the Alpha-Tubulin Gene From Histomonas meleagridis Isolates From the United States. RICHARD W. GERHOLD, LORI A. LOLLIS, LARRY R. McDOUGALD, and ROBERT B. BECKSTEAD. . 354

Helminth Parasites of an Introduced Invasive Carnivore Species, the Raccoon (Procyon lotor L.), From the Warta Mouth National Park (Poland). M. POPIOLEK, J. SZCZESNA-STASKIEWICZ, M. BARTOSZEWICZ, H. OKARMA, B. SMALEC, and A. ZALEWSKI.. 357

Patterns of Host Specificity Among the Helminth Parasite Fauna of Freshwater Siluriforms: Testing the Biogeographical Core Parasite Fauna Hypothesis. ROGELIO ROSAS-VALDEZ and GERARDO PEREZ-PONCE DE LEÓN. . 361

Helminth Community Structure of the Mediterranean Gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus) in Southern Italy. M. SANTORO, S. MATTIUCCI, J. M. KINSELLA, F. J. AZNAR, D. GIORDANO, F. CASTAGNA, F. PELLEGRINO, and G. NASCETTI . ... 364

Prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii Antibodies and DNA in Dogs in Shanghai, China. QUAN WANG, WEI JIANG, YONG-JUN CHEN, and ZHEN-YU JING . . .. 367

BOOK REVIEW: What's Eating You? People and Parasites. CHARLES K. BLEND. . .. 318