the occurrence of the japanese species dinosoma lophiomi toman, 1973 (digenea: hemiuridae) in lophius piscatorius (teleostei) from the western mediterranean.hemiurid worms from the stomach of the angler lophius piscatorius off corsica are described and considered to belong to a japanese species, dinosoma lophiomi toman, 1973, which was originally described from an indo-pacific lophiid host. the apparent disjunctive distribution of this species and apparent differences in the terminal genitalia between the european and japanese specimens are discussed. this is the first record of dinosoma manter, 1934 from the mediterranean sea. the validity of diagn ...200616977426
the status of lecithochirium grandiporum (rudolphi, 1819) (digenea: hemiuridae), a rarely reported and poorly known species from the mediterranean moray eel muraena helena l. in the western mediterranean.a redescription of the poorly known lecithochirium grandiporum (rudolphi, 1819) is given based on numerous specimens collected from the stomach of the moray eel muraena helena in the waters off the scandola natural reserve, corsica, in the western mediterranean. this species, abundant in all specimens of the moray eel studied in this region, is shown to be a valid species and not stunted specimens of l. fusiforme lühe, 1901, a common parasite of the conger eel conger conger which has developed i ...200717896187
prosorhynchoides gracilescens (rudolphi, 1819) (digenea: bucephalidae) from lophius piscatorius l. is a species complex: a redescription of this species (sensu stricto) from the western mediterranean and the description of p. borealis n. sp. from the northern north-east atlantic.the bucephalid digenean prosorhynchoides gracilescens (rudolphi, 1819) is a common intestinal parasite of the angler fish lophius piscatorius in european marine waters. detailed studies of new material collected off the coasts of both marseilles and corsica in the western mediterranean, and comparison with museum material from the northern north-east atlantic, indicated that the accepted concept of this species comprises two distinct taxa. the mediterranean form occurs in relatively small number ...200616758297
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