A New Species of Orobdella (Hirudinida : Arhynchobdellida : Gastrostomobdellidae) from Tsushima Island, Japan

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Abstract

A quadrannulate species of the genus Orobdella Oka, 1895 from Tsushima Island, Japan, Orobdella tsushimensis sp. nov., is described. It differs from other quadrannulate species of Orobdella in possessing the following combination of characters: color yellowish, III and IV uniannulate, male gonopore at XI b6, gastropore in XIII a1/a2, female gonopore in XIII a1/a2, 1/2+5 between gonopores, XXVI triannulate, gastroporal duct small and bottleshaped, epididymides in XVI to XIX, and atrial cornua coniform.

Journal

  • Species Diversity

    Species Diversity 16(1), 39-47, 2011-04-30

    Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology

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Cited by:  3

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  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    110008670879
  • NII NACSIS-CAT ID (NCID)
    AA11114903
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • Article Type
    Journal Article
  • ISSN
    13421670
  • NDL Article ID
    11061675
  • NDL Source Classification
    ZR4(科学技術--生物学--動物)
  • NDL Call No.
    Z53-W570
  • Data Source
    CJP  CJPref  NDL  NII-ELS 
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