International Journal of Zoology Studies

International Journal of Zoology Studies


International Journal of Zoology Studies
International Journal of Zoology Studies
Vol. 5, Issue 1 (2020)

Studies on cestode Genus cotugnia (Diamare, 1893) from Columba livia intermedia with description of a new species


Sanjay S Kale

A new spicies of cestode cotugnia hafeezullahae was erected from the bird Columba livia intermedia (Diamare, 1893) collected from Ashiv Tq. Ausa Dist. Latur. I have described this new species in detail discussed its systematic position and have compaired it with other species. I found C. hafeezullahae new species to be different from others in body measurement, scolex length, breadth, sucker, neck, testes, ovary, genital pore, vitellaria etc. It found in different locality.
Pages : 29-31