First Record of Branchiobdella kozarovi Subchev, 1978 from European Part of Turkey


ODABAŞI D. A. , ARSLAN N., ODABAŞI D. A.

ACTA ZOOLOGICA BULGARICA, cilt.68, ss.597-598, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 68 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ZOOLOGICA BULGARICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.597-598

Özet

Many branchiobdellid worms were observed on the narrow-clawed crayfish, Astacus leptodactylus ESCHSCHOLTZ, 1823, from Ipsala-Yenikarpuzlu Pond (Turkey, Edirne Region). A total of 53 branchiiobdellidans were found on the walking legs and the gills of eight crayfish individualsspecimen. They were identified as Branchiobdella kozarovi SUBCHEV, 1978. This is the first report of branchiobdellidans and B. kozarovi in particular, from the European part of Turkey.