Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Endoparasites of the cattle egret (Bubulcus ibis) in Alabama.

Abstract

Seven nematode and 3 trematode species were recovered from 30 Bubulcus ibis from colonies in Alabama, Florida and Georgia, USA. Tetrameres cochleariae and Apatemon gracilis are new host records, while Microtetrameres spiralis and Nephrostomum ramosum are new geographical records for the New World and Synhimantus invaginatus for North America.