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Abstract

Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus (Pallas, 1781) from a wild boar, Sus scrofa riukiuanus on Amami Island, southern Japan.

Abstract

Seven female Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus were found in a wild boar, Sus scrofa riukiuanus, on Amami Island, Japan, the first record of this species from Japan. The surface ultrastructure of the eggs is illustrated and described.English summary.]