- 日本生物地理學會會報 = Bulletin of the Bio-geographical Society of Japan (ISSN:00678716)
- vol.66, pp.1-6, 2011-12-20
The present survey was conducted on internal parasites of 2 alien turtle species, namely Trachemys scripta (18 individuals) [host abbreviation: Ts] and Chelydra serpentina (3 individuals) [Cs] in Japan. Two nematode species including Serpinema microcephalus [Ts] and Falcaustra sp. cf. falcata [Ts, Cs]), a trematode of Telorchis geoclemmydis [Ts, Cs]) and a protozoan genus including several species of Eimeria [Ts] were obtained from the present samples. They are new host records in Japan.