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Scope
MANTER: Journal of Parasite Biodiversity (ISSN 2470-8224) is published occasionally by the Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, University of Nebraska State Museum, in collaboration with the Digital Commons of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The journal publishes open-access articles on biodiversity of parasites with primary focus on geographic areas of the Holarctic and Neotropical regions. All areas of investigation in biodiversity of parasites are welcome.

Taxonomic Names
Names used in the journal will follow guidelines and rules of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature. Authors proposing new names are required to register the names with ZooBank and include the names and the ZooBank accession numbers in the manuscript after acceptance of the manuscript by the Editor. The preservation archive of record is the Internet Archive.

Publication Details
Frequency: Occasional
Format: Online
Languages accepted: English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, and French
Review details: Peer-reviewed
On the occasion when papers have not gone through the peer review process, they will be flagged as such on the cover page of the article. All articles undergo either peer review or editor review.

Charges: There are no subscription fees and no article processing charges
License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International license
Indexing: Indexed automatically by Google and Google Scholar
ICZN database of record: Internet Archive
Plan S: Articles may be made Plan S-compliant upon request

Founded in 2015

Submission Guidelines
Send manuscripts to Scott Gardner via E-mail.
There is no set page limit, and no limit on the number of figures or tables.
Color images are acceptable.

Editorial Board
Walter Boeger, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil
Daniel Brooks, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, USA
Donald Duszynski, University of New Mexico, USA
Scott Lyell Gardner, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, USA (Editor)
Donald Gettinger, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, USA
Eric Hoberg, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, USA , USA
F. Agustín Jiménez-Ruiz, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA
W. Scott Monks, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo, México
Luís Muniz-Pereira, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil
Juliana Notarnicola, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina
Gerardo Pérez-Ponce de León, Escuela Nacional de Estudios Superiores Unidad Mérida, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México
Griselda Pulido-Flores, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo, México
Gabor Rácz, Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, USA
Jorge Salazar-Bravo, Texas Tech University, USA
Robert Scott Seville, University of Wyoming, Casper, USA
John Ubelaker, Emeritus, Southern Methodist University, USA

Current and Founding Editor
Scott Lyell Gardner, Ph.D.
Harold W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology
W529 Nebraska Hall
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska 68588-0514 USA
slg at unl dot edu
+1-402-472-3334
MANTER: Journal of Parasite Biodiversity

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2022

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Review of the Cloacininae Stossich (Nemata: Strongyloidea) from Australasian marsupials (Marsupialia: Macropodoidea), Ian Beveridge and Lesley R. Smales

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Stepping-stones and Mediators of Pandemic Expansion—A Context for Humans as Ecological Super-spreaders, Eric P. Hoberg, Walter A. Boeger, Daniel R. Brooks, Valeria Trivellone, and Salvatore J. Agosta

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A Checklist of Parasites of Peromyscus maniculatus in North America, John Ubelaker and Gábor R. Rácz

2021

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A Guide to Helminth Parasites Reported from Shorebirds (Charadriidae) from the Americas, Albert G. Canaris, Sofia Capasso, and Gay J. Canaris

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Natterer in Neotropical Nematoda: Species Described by Rudolphi, Diesing, and Molin, Ricardo Guerrero

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Diversity of Tetrabothriidae (Eucestoda) among Holarctic Alcidae (Charadriiformes): Resolution of the Tetrabothrius jagerskioeldi Cryptic Species Complex— Cestodes of Alcinae—Provides Insights on the Dynamic Nature of Tapeworm and Marine Bird Faunas under the Stockholm Paradigm, Eric P. Hoberg and Kaylen Marie Soudachanh

2020

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Steganoderma Stafford, 1904 (Digenea: Zoogonidae: Lepidophyllinae) from Two Species of Rockfishes from Deep Waters off Oregon Including a New Species and an Updated Key to Species of This Genus, Charles K. Blend and Gábor R. Rácz

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The Enigmatic Spelaeorhynchidae Oudemans, 1902 (Acari: Mesostigmata) Blood-Feeding Ectoparasites Infesting Neotropical Bats, with Catalog and Notes on a Collection from the Manú Biosphere Reserve in Peru, Donald Gettinger, Madalyne Epperson, Candy Hermasillo, and Scott Gardner

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Two New Nematodes from the Families Molineidae and Strongyloididae (Nemata): Parasites of Caenolestes (Mammalia: Paucituberculata: Caenolestidae) from the Andes of Ecuador, Ricardo Guerrero

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Insights about Diversity of Tetrabothriidae (Eucestoda) among Holarctic Alcidae (Charadriiformes): What Is Tetrabothrius jagerskioeldi?, Eric P. Hoberg and Kaylen Marie Soudachanh

2018

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Checklist of Bloodfeeding Mites (Acari: Spinturnicidae) from the Wings of Bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in the Manú Biosphere Reserve, Peru, Donald D. Gettinger

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Acarine Biodiversity in Ecuador: Two New Species of Endoparasitic Chiggers (Acarina: Trombiculidae) from Terrestrial Andean Anurans, Ricardo Guerrero and Mario Humberto Yánez-Muñoz

2017

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Checklist of Helminths of Bats from Mexico and Central America, F. Agustín Jiménez, Juan M. Caspeta-Mandujano, Said B. Ramírez-Chávez, Silvia E. Ramírez-Díaz, Marissa G. Juárez-Urbina, Jorge L. Peralta-Rodríguez, and José A. Guerrero

2016

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Viral Zoonoses That Fly with Bats: A Review, Alfonso Calderon, Camilo Guzman, Jorge Salazar-Bravo, Luiz Tadeu Figueiredo, Salim Mattar, and German Arrieta

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Laelapine Mite (Acari: Laelapidae) Morphometric Analysis Reflects Taxonomic and Geographic Clusters of South American Oryzomyines (Rodentia: Sigmodontinae), Donald D. Gettinger and Robert D. Owen

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Bibliography to Current Knowledge of Studies of Pathogens in Colombian Mammals, Viviana Gonzalez-Astudillo, Héctor E. Ramírez-Chaves, Joerg Henning, and Thomas R. Gillespie

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Current Knowledge of Studies of Pathogens in Colombian Mammals, Viviana Gonzalez-Astudillo, Héctor E. Ramírez-Chaves, Joerg Henning, and Thomas R. Gillespie

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The Importance of Mammalogy, Infectious Disease Research, and Biosafety in the Field, Matthew R. Mauldin, Jeffrey B. Doty, Yoshinori Nakazawa, Ginny L. Emerson, and Darin S. Carroll

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Population Characteristics of Human-Commensal Rodents Present in Households from Mérida, Yucatán, México, Jesús Alonso Panti-May, Silvia F. Hernández-Betancourt, Marco A. Torres-Castro, Carlos Machaín-Williams, Nohemi Cigarroa-Toledo, Lorenzo Sodá, Gabriela López-Manzanero, Josué R. Meza-Sulú, and Victor M. Vidal-Martínez

2015

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Metazoan Endoparasites of the Gray Fox, Urocyon cinereoargenteus from New Mexico, John E. Ubelaker, Bretton S. Griffin, Genevieve M. Konicke, Nora Abdullah, Aya Mouhaffel, Donald Duszynski, and Robert L. Harrison