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Volume 7 Issue 10
October-2020
eISSN: 2349-5162

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JETIR2010036

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284-292

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Title

REPORTING A NEW CARYOPHYLLIDEAN WORM FROM A FRESHWATER CLARIAS BATRACHUS

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2349-5162

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"REPORTING A NEW CARYOPHYLLIDEAN WORM FROM A FRESHWATER CLARIAS BATRACHUS", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 10, page no.284-292, October-2020, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2010036.pdf

Abstract

Present study deals with reporting of a Caryophyllidean tapeworm Lytocestus sahayi n. sp. collected from intestine of freshwater catfish Clarias batrachus (Linneus, 1758) from Mundkhede Dam near Chalisgaon (M.S.) India. Worm comes closer to all known species of the genus Lytocestus, in general topography of organs, but differs due to long head, tapering anteriorly, well-marked off from body. Testes oval to rounded, 500- 530 in number, unevenly distributed. Cirrus pouch large, oval, preovarian, vertically placed, cirrus thin, straight, vas deferens short, thin, coiled. Ootype is small, oval. Vagina long, thin tube, coiled. Ovary bilobed, ‘Butterfly’ shaped, with 25-28 ovarian follicles, situated in posterior region of the worm. Eggs are oval, operculated. Vitellaria are granular, arranged in two rows.

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Cestode, Clarias batrachus, Lytocestus, Mundkhede.

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"REPORTING A NEW CARYOPHYLLIDEAN WORM FROM A FRESHWATER CLARIAS BATRACHUS", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 10, page no. pp284-292, October-2020, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2010036.pdf

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Published Paper ID: JETIR2010036
Registration ID: 301740
Published In: Volume 7 | Issue 10 | Year October-2020
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Page No: 284-292
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

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"REPORTING A NEW CARYOPHYLLIDEAN WORM FROM A FRESHWATER CLARIAS BATRACHUS", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 10, page no. pp284-292, October-2020, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2010036.pdf




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