IBSS Collection of Marine Parasites
Marine parasites → Platyhelminthes → Cestoda → Bothriocephalidea → Ptychobothriidae → Senga →

Senga sharpiloi Polyakova et Kirin, 2005 parasite in collection

1. Scolex with apical hooks and bothria; 2. Arrangement of apical hooks; 3. Rudimentary and large hooks
Mature segmets

Type host

Channa micropeltes (Cuvier, 1831)

Type locality

South China Sea, Singapore

Bibliography

First published in

Polyakova T. A., Kirin M.P. 2005. Senga sharpiloi sp. nov. (Cestoda: Ptychobothriidae) – new cestode species from Channa micropeltes (Pisces: Channidae) from Singapore. Ekologia morya. 68. P. 68–75 (in Russian).

Specimens in collection

exemplar found in host
90.C.jh.h holotype gravid part of specimen 2005-03-24 South China Sea, Singapore Channa micropeltes
91.C.jh.h holotype gravid part of specimen 2005-03-24 South China Sea, Singapore Channa micropeltes Digestive tract
92.C.jh.p1 paratype gravid part of specimen 2005-03-24 South China Sea, Singapore Channa micropeltes Digestive tract
93.C.jh.p2 paratype gravid part of specimen 2005-03-24 South China Sea, Singapore Channa micropeltes Digestive tract
94.C.jh.p3 paratype gravid part of specimen 2005-03-24 South China Sea, Singapore Channa micropeltes Digestive tract
95.C.jh.p4-6 paratype gravid wholemount 2005-03-05 South China Sea, Singapore Channa micropeltes Digestive tract

Rhinebothrium

Senga sharpiloi Polyakova et Kirin, 2005

Sigmomyxa