Frantisek Moravec

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Parasitology
Country: Czech Republic

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neophilometroides n. gen. (Nematoda: Philometridae) for Philometroides caudatus Moravec, Scholz and Vivas-Rodríguez, 1995, with erection of Neophilometroidinae n. subfam
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 88:774-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A synthesis of our current knowledge of philometrid nematodes, a group of increasingly important fish parasites
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 60:81-101. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Description of two new nematode species, parasites of the Mississippi paddlefish Polyodon spathula (Acipenseriformes: Polyodontidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 99:680-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Rhabdochona (Rhabdochona) hypsibarbi n. sp. (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) from the freshwater cyprinid fish Hypsibarbus wetmorei (Smith) in northeast Thailand
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 99:297-302. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Morphology of Philometroides barbi (Nematoda: Philometridae), a rare tissue parasite of the Mediterranean barbel Barbus meridionalis (Osteichthyes)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Dis Aquat Organ 69:265-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Two species of philometrid nematodes (philometridae) from marine fishes off Japan, including Philometroides branchiostegi sp. n. from Branchiostegus japonicus (malacanthidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:71-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Morphology and taxonomic status of two little-known nematode species parasitizing North American fishes
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 97:297-304. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Two anisakid nematodes from marine fishes off New Caledonia, including Raphidascaris (Ichthyascaris) nemipteri n. sp. from Nemipterus furcosus
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 62:101-10. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Structure of the female cephalic end and cuticular ornamentations of Buckleyella buckleyi Rasheed, 1963 (Nematoda: Philometridae), as revealed by SEM
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 96:666-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Philometra floridensis sp. n. (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the ovary of red drum Sciaenops ocellatus (Osteichthyes: Sciaenidae) off the coast of Florida, USA
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 84:49-54. 2010

Detail Information

Publications148 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Neophilometroides n. gen. (Nematoda: Philometridae) for Philometroides caudatus Moravec, Scholz and Vivas-Rodríguez, 1995, with erection of Neophilometroidinae n. subfam
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 88:774-7. 2002
    ..gen. are proposed to accommodate this species. Philometra paraguayensis Petter, 1995, is transferred to Neophilometroides as N. paraguayensis (Petter, 1995) n. comb. Newly collected specimens are briefly described and illustrated...
  2. ncbi request reprint A synthesis of our current knowledge of philometrid nematodes, a group of increasingly important fish parasites
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 60:81-101. 2013
    ..Further detailed studies on philometrids would be significant not only from the theoretical viewpoint, but also because of their practical implications. A list of philometrid nematode species by continents is provided...
  3. doi request reprint Description of two new nematode species, parasites of the Mississippi paddlefish Polyodon spathula (Acipenseriformes: Polyodontidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 99:680-5. 2013
    ..Previous reports of Camallanus oxycephalus Ward and Magath, 1917 in P. spathula may be misidentifications of C. polyodontis...
  4. doi request reprint Rhabdochona (Rhabdochona) hypsibarbi n. sp. (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) from the freshwater cyprinid fish Hypsibarbus wetmorei (Smith) in northeast Thailand
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 99:297-302. 2013
    ..Rhabdochona hypsibarbi is the fourth nominal species of Rhabdochona Railliet, 1916 reported from fishes in Thailand and the second species of the nominotypical subgenus found in this country...
  5. ncbi request reprint Morphology of Philometroides barbi (Nematoda: Philometridae), a rare tissue parasite of the Mediterranean barbel Barbus meridionalis (Osteichthyes)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Dis Aquat Organ 69:265-8. 2006
    ..These features distinctly distinguish P. barbi from Philometroides cyprini and other congeners parasitizing European fishes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Two species of philometrid nematodes (philometridae) from marine fishes off Japan, including Philometroides branchiostegi sp. n. from Branchiostegus japonicus (malacanthidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:71-8. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Morphology and taxonomic status of two little-known nematode species parasitizing North American fishes
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 97:297-304. 2011
    ..ovifilamenta Weller, 1938, typically a parasite of North American catostomids...
  8. ncbi request reprint Two anisakid nematodes from marine fishes off New Caledonia, including Raphidascaris (Ichthyascaris) nemipteri n. sp. from Nemipterus furcosus
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 62:101-10. 2005
    ..cenaticum (Bruce and Cannon, 1989) n. comb., H. makairi (Bruce and Cannon, 1989) n. comb. and H. tetrapteri (Bruce and Cannon, 1989) n. comb...
  9. ncbi request reprint Structure of the female cephalic end and cuticular ornamentations of Buckleyella buckleyi Rasheed, 1963 (Nematoda: Philometridae), as revealed by SEM
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 96:666-8. 2010
    ..Based on some of these features, Buckleyella Rasheed, 1963 distinctly differs from the recently established, related genus Caranginema Moravec, Montoya-Mendoza and Salgado-Maldonado, 2008...
  10. ncbi request reprint Philometra floridensis sp. n. (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the ovary of red drum Sciaenops ocellatus (Osteichthyes: Sciaenidae) off the coast of Florida, USA
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 84:49-54. 2010
    ..carolinensis and other species with unknown males, by the markedly greater body length of gravid females (up to about 100 cm). Philometra floridensis is the third valid gonad-infecting species of Philometra reported from sciaenids...
  11. doi request reprint Two philometrids (Nematoda: Philometridae) infecting the tigertooth croaker Otolithes ruber (Bloch & Schneider) (Teleostei: Sciaenidae) off Iran, including erection of a new genus
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 86:33-41. 2013
    ..The finding of P. otolithi in Iranian waters represents a new geographical record of this parasite species. An updated key to the genera of the Philometrinae Baylis & Daubney, 1926 is provided. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint The systematic status of Philometra abdominalis Nybelin, 1928 (Nematoda: Philometridae) [= a junior synonym of P. ovata (Zeder, 1803)]
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:75-6. 2004
    ..The valid name of the species parasitizing cyprinids of the genera Abramis, Rutilus and Vimba, mostly reported erroneously as P. ovata, is P. cyprinirutili (Creplin, 1825) comb. n...
  13. ncbi request reprint Observations on nematodes from the Indonesian shortfin eel Anguilla bicolor bicolor McClelland in India, including a revalidation of Heliconema ahiri Karve, 1941 (Physalopteridae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Acta Parasitol 58:496-503. 2013
    ..SEM examination of its first-stage larvae from uterus has shown that P. anguillae is another species of Procamallanus whose larvae possess a crown of digit-like processes at the tail tip. ..
  14. doi request reprint Two new gonad-infecting philometrids (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the yellowedge grouper Hyporthodus flavolimbatus (Serranidae) and the great northern tilefish Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps (Malacanthidae) in the northern Gulf of Mexico
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 86:113-23. 2013
    ..19-2.34 mm) and gravid female (280 mm). Philometra lopholatili is the first representative of the genus and the second philometrid species reported from fishes of the family Malacanthidae...
  15. ncbi request reprint Role of Leptodora kindti (Cladocera: Leptodoridae) in the life cycle of Raphidascaris biwakoensis (Nematoda: Anisakidae), a fish parasite in Lake Biwa, Japan
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Dis Aquat Organ 32:157-60. 1998
    ..The high degree of prevalence of the nematode larvae in L. kindti in Lake Biwa indicates that this plankton crustacean is an important source of infection with R. biwakoensis for fish definitive and paratenic hosts...
  16. doi request reprint Cucullanus maldivensis n. sp. (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) and some other adult nematodes from marine fishes off the Maldive Islands
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, Ceske Budejovice 37005, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 70:61-9. 2008
    ..These camallanids are illustrated and measurements are provided, but they were not identified or described in detail as no males were collected...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dujardinascaris mormyropsis n. sp. (Nematoda: Anisakidae) from the osteoglossiform fish Mormyrops anguilloides (Linnaeus) (Mormyridae) in Central Africa
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 88:55-62. 2014
    ..Specimens previously reported as Dujardinascaris graberi Troncy, 1969, a junior synonym of D. malapteruri, from Mormyrops engystoma Boulenger in Chad belong to the new species D. mormyropsis. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Some aspects of the taxonomy and biology of dracunculoid nematodes parasitic in fishes: a review
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:1-13. 2004
    ..Therefore, further detailed studies on fish dracunculoids are significant not only from the theoretical viewpoint, but they may also have practical implications...
  19. ncbi request reprint Five new species of philometrid nematodes (Philometridae) from marine fishes off Java, Indonesia
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:115-30. 2012
    ..Besides previously known Philometra pellucida (Jägerskiöld, 1893) and Philometra ocularis Moravec, Ogawa, Suzuki, Miyazaki et Donai, 2002, they are the only nominal philometrid species recorded from Indonesian waters...
  20. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Alinema amazonicum (Travassos, 1960) n. comb., a philometrid nematode with unusual morphology
    Frantiek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 92:138-44. 2006
    ..comb. This is the first record of this parasite from Peru, and P. perruno represents its new host record...
  21. ncbi request reprint Two new gonad-infecting Philometra species (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the marine fish Lutjanus vitta (Perciformes: Lutjanidae) off New Caledonia
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 58:302-10. 2011
    ..vitta, in which it can reproduce, whereas this fish probably serves as only the paradefinitive host for P. mira. Both P. brevicollis and P. mira are the first nominal species of Philometra described from fishes of the family Lutjanidae...
  22. ncbi request reprint Experimental studies on the development of Contracaecum rudolphii (Nematoda: Anisakidae) in copepod and fish paratenic hosts
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:185-93. 2009
    ..e., without copepods). One small cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo sinensis) was successfully infected by feeding it with copepods harbouring C. rudolphii third-stage larvae...
  23. ncbi request reprint Observations on the metazoan parasites of the Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) after its reintroduction into the Elbe River basin in the Czech Republic
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 50:298-304. 2003
    ..salar from the Kamenice River. New data on the geographical distribution of some nematode parasites of Salmo trutta fario L., Barbatula barbatula (L.) and Anguilla anguilla (L.) are presented...
  24. ncbi request reprint Systematic status of Rhabdochona leucaspii Kritscher, 1979 (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 53:240. 2006
    ..Consequently, R. leucaspii is considered a junior synonym of R. denudata...
  25. ncbi request reprint Philometrid nematodes infecting fishes from the Everglades National Park, Florida, U.S.A
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovski 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 57:213-22. 2010
    ..Caranginema americanum is for the first time recorded from the northern Gulf of Mexico...
  26. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of Philometra lateolabracis (Nematoda: Philometridae) in the gonads of marine perciform fishes in the Mediterranean region
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Dis Aquat Organ 53:267-9. 2003
    ..lateolabracis from fishes of the Mediterranean region and its finding in S. dumerili represents a new host record. The possible importance of this pathogenic parasite for cultures of marine perciform fishes in the region is stressed...
  27. doi request reprint The morphology and systematics of Rhabdochona paski Baylis, 1928 (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae), a widespread parasite of freshwater fishes in Africa
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 85:55-63. 2013
    ..True definitive hosts of R. paski appear to be characiform species belonging to some genera (e.g., Alestes, Brycinus, Hydrocynus) of the family Alestidae...
  28. ncbi request reprint Some nematodes and acanthocephalans from exotic ornamental freshwater fishes imported into Germany
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 46:296-310. 1999
    ..Spinitectus macheirus Boomker et Puylaert, 1994 and Spinitectus moraveci Boomker et Puylaert, 1994 are considered junior synonyms of Spinitectus allaeri Campana-Rouget, 1961...
  29. doi request reprint Rhabdochona (Rhabdochona) keralaensis sp. nov. (Rhabdochonidae) and some other nematodes in the Indian mottled eel Anguilla bengalensis bengalensis from India
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Acta Parasitol 57:74-82. 2012
    ..Descriptions of R. (R.) keralaensis and Indian specimens of C. cotti, based on light and scanning electron microscopical examinations, are provided. Camallanus oxygasterae Gupta et Bakshi, 1983 is considered a junior synonym of C. cotti...
  30. doi request reprint Two species of Philometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from sparid fishes (porgies) off Sicily, Italy, including Philometra obladae sp. n. from the body cavity of Oblada melanura (Sparidae)
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 104:55-61. 2008
    ..filiformis are provided; new observations revealed, for the first time in this species, the presence of lateral cephalic papillae and the absence of previously reported black intestinal corpuscles in the larvae...
  31. ncbi request reprint Description of Rhabdochona (Globochona) rasborae sp. n. (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) from the freshwater cyprinid fish Rasbora paviana Tirant in southern Thailand
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceské Budijovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:209-15. 2012
    ..R. annai Kakar, Bilqees et Khan, 2012, R. bifurcatum [sic] Kakar et Bilqees, 2012, and R. pakistanica Kakar, Bilqees et Khan, 2012, are considered to be species inquirendae...
  32. doi request reprint Philometra johnii sp. nov. (Nematoda, Philometridae), a new gonad-infecting philometrid from the sin croaker Johnius dussumieri (Cuvier) (Perciformes, Sciaenidae) from marine waters of Iraq
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Acta Parasitol 58:263-8. 2013
    ..Philometra johnii sp. nov. is the fourth known philometrid species recorded from marine waters of Iraq. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Two new gonad-infecting species of Philometra Costa, 1845 (Nematoda: Philometridae) from marine fishes off the northern coast of Australia
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 89:33-44. 2014
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Dichelyne (Dichelyne) spinigerus sp. nov. (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from the marine fish Otolithes ruber (Sciaenidae) off Iran and first description of the male of Philometra otolithi Moravec et Manoharan, 2013 (Nematoda: Philometridae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceská Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Acta Parasitol 59:229-37. 2014
    ..otolithi, which are missing in those of P. johnii. ..
  35. ncbi request reprint Additional observations on Philometra spp. (Nematoda: Philometridae) in marine fishes off Iraq, with the description of two new species
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 87:259-71. 2014
    ..Philometra brachiri is the first species of this genus described from a fish belonging to the family Soleidae. The findings of P. piscaria and P. otolithi in Iraqi marine waters represent new geographical records. ..
  36. pmc An annotated list of fish parasites (Isopoda, Copepoda, Monogenea, Digenea, Cestoda, Nematoda) collected from Snappers and Bream (Lutjanidae, Nemipteridae, Caesionidae) in New Caledonia confirms high parasite biodiversity on coral reef fish
    Jean Lou Justine
    UMR 7138 Systématique, Adaptation, Evolution, Museum national d histoire naturelle, Case Postale 51, 55, rue Buffon, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Aquat Biosyst 8:22. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  37. doi request reprint First description of the gravid female of Philometra rubra (Leidy, 1856) (Nematoda: Philometridae), a parasite of the abdominal cavity of temperate basses Morone Spp. (Moronidae: Perciformes) in North America
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 99:496-500. 2013
    ..The morphology of the male of P. rubra and the life cycle of this nematode are still unknown...
  38. doi request reprint Redescription of Heliconema africanum (Linstow, 1899) n. comb. (Nematoda: Physalopteridae), a nematode parasite of freshwater eels (Anguilla spp.) in South Africa
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 85:263-9. 2013
    ..The systematic status of H. longissimum, a species originally described from unidentified Australian snakes, is unclear and probably several morphologically closely related species have been included under this name. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Gonad-infecting philometrids (Nematoda: Philometridae) including four new species from marine fishes off the eastern coast of India
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 60:105-22. 2013
    ..Philometra rajani Mukherjee, 1963 is considered a species inquirenda...
  40. doi request reprint A new gonad-infecting species of Philometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the Atlantic Spanish mackerel Scomberomorus maculatus (Scombridae) off the Atlantic Coast of Florida and South Carolina
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 99:290-6. 2013
    ..Philometra atlantica is the fourth valid gonad-infecting species of Philometra reported from fishes of the family Scombridae...
  41. ncbi request reprint New data on the morphology of Iheringascaris inquies (Linton, 1901) (Nematoda: Anisakidae), a specific parasite of the marine fish Rachycentron canadum (Linnaeus), as revealed by SEM
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:315-8. 2012
    ..The allocation of other, poorly described, species from different hosts in Indian waters to this genus needs to be confirmed...
  42. ncbi request reprint New data on the morphology of some Far-Eastern species of Rhabdochona (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae), as revealed by SEM observations
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:195-208. 2012
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Stegodexamene anguillae (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae), an intestinal parasite of eels (Anguilla spp.) in New Caledonia
    F Moravec
    Biology Centre, Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 100:1047-51. 2007
    ..In addition to this trematode, two larval specimens of a cestode of the order Proteocephalidea were found in the intestine of one A. obscura from the Pouembout River. No monogenean was found in eels of New Caledonia...
  44. ncbi request reprint Spinitectus osorioi (Nematoda: Cystidicolidae) in the Mexican endemic fish Atherinella alvarezi (Atherinopsidae) from the Atlantic River drainage system in Chiapas, Southern Mexico
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 105:52-6. 2010
    ..These biometrical differences are considered to be within the limits of the intraspecific variability of S. osorioi. A key to species of Spinitectus parasitizing freshwater fishes in Mexico is provided...
  45. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Spinitectus tabascoensis (Nematoda: Cystidicolidae) from fishes of the Lacandon rain forest in Chiapas, southern Mexico, with remarks on Spinitectus macrospinosus and S. osorioi
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:305-12. 2009
    ..The definitive hosts of S. osorioi are atherinopsid fish (A. alvarezi, Chirostoma spp.), whereas the gerreid E. mexicanus probably serves only as its postcyclic host...
  46. doi request reprint New species of Freitascapillaria (Nematoda: Capillariidae) from the intestine of Cottus caeruleomentum (Teleostei: Cottidae) in Maryland
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budbjovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 95:987-90. 2009
    ..were from characid, poeciliid, and cyprinid fishes in Brazil, Neotropical Mexico, and China, respectively, so that F. laticauda n. sp. is the first species of this genus reported from Nearctic North America and from a scorpaeniform fish...
  47. ncbi request reprint Two species of Rhabdochona Railliet, 1916 (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) parasitising cyprinid fishes in Iraq, with a redescription of R. tigridis Rahemo, 1978 (emend.)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 74:125-35. 2009
    ..sp., characterised by eight anterior prostomal teeth and the presence of caudal processes on the tail tip, represent the first record of a Rhabdochona species of the subgenus Globochona Moravec, 1972 in Iraq...
  48. ncbi request reprint Two new nematode species, Paragendria papuanensis sp. n. (Seuratoidea) and Rhabdochona papuanensis sp. n. (Thelazioidea), from freshwater fishes in Papua New Guinea
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 55:127-35. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Redescription of the gonad-infecting nematode Philometra saltatrix Ramachandran, 1973 (Philometridae) based on specimens from the type host Pomatomus saltatrix (L.) (Osteichthyes) from the Tuscan Sea, Italy
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 55:219-23. 2008
    ..This is the first record of P. saltatrix, a species originally described from the West Atlantic, from the Tuscan Sea and the second one in the Mediterranean region...
  50. ncbi request reprint Philometrids (Nematoda: Philometridae) from fishes of Lake Turkana, Kenya, including two new species of Philometra and erection of Afrophilometra gen. n
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:41-54. 2009
    ..The already known species P. bagri and A. hydrocyoni are redescribed based on light and scanning electron microscopy; findings of both these species in Kenya represent new geographical records...
  51. doi request reprint Redescription of Cystidicoloides fischeri based on specimens from piranhas in Brazil, and erection of a new genus (Nematoda: Cystidicolidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 94:889-97. 2008
    ..prevosti (Choquette, 1951) n. comb. Sterliadochona ssavini Skryabin, 1948 and Sterliadochona Skryabin, 1948 are considered as species inquirenda and a genus inquirendum, respectively. A key to species of Cystidicoloides is provided...
  52. ncbi request reprint Nematode parasites of fishes: recent advances and problems of their research
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parassitologia 49:155-60. 2007
    ..Further progress should concern studies on various aspects of biology, ecology and host-parasite relationships, because these data may have practical implications...
  53. ncbi request reprint Some aspects of the taxonomy and biology of adult spirurine nematodes parasitic in fishes: a review
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceské, Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 54:239-57. 2007
    ..Consequently, further detailed studies on fish spirurines are significant not only from the theoretical viewpoint, but they may also have practical implications...
  54. doi request reprint Mexiconema africanum sp. n. (Nematoda: Daniconematidae) from the catfish Auchenoglanis occidentalis from Lake Turkana, Kenya
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, České Budějovice 370 05, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 105:1047-52. 2009
    ..M. africanum is the first representative of the dracunculoid family Daniconematidae described from Africa...
  55. ncbi request reprint Meagre Argyrosomus regius (Osteichthyes) as host of a gonad-infecting species of Philometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) off the Atlantic coast of Portugal
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Dis Aquat Organ 78:83-6. 2007
    ..The possible importance of the gonad-parasitizing Philometra spp. as pathogens of marine fishes is stressed...
  56. ncbi request reprint Helminth parasites of Epinephelus morio (Pisces: Serranidae) of the Yucatan Peninsula, southeastern Mexico
    F Moravec
    Laboratory of Parasitology, National Polytechnic Institute Cinvestav IPN, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 44:255-66. 1997
    ..morio in aquaculture. Larval anisakid nematodes (Anisakis, Pseudoterranova, Hysterothylacium) recorded from the red grouper in the region of the southern Gulf of Mexico are important from the viewpoint of public health...
  57. ncbi request reprint A new species of Procamallanus (Nematoda: Camallanidae) from Pacific eels (Anguilla spp.)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 92:130-7. 2006
    ..comb. and Procamallanus siluranae (Jackson and Tinsley, 1995) n. comb. One third-stage larva of Procamallanus (Spirocamallanus) sp. was also recorded from Anguilla sp. (cf. obscura) from the Fiji Islands...
  58. doi request reprint Collarinema eutriglae n. sp. (Nematoda: Cystidicolidae), a new gastric parasite of the scorpaeniform fish Eutrigla gurnardus (Osteichthyes: Triglidae) in the North Sea, with remarks on the systematic status of Collarinema Sey, 1970
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 81:71-7. 2012
    ..Collarinema Sey, 1970 is considered a valid genus and an amended diagnosis is provided. Ascarophis collaris Petter, 1970 is transferred to Collarinema as C. collaris (Petter, 1970) n. comb...
  59. ncbi request reprint New data on the morphology and systematic status of Spinitectus petrowi and Spinitectus gigi (Nematoda: Cystidicolidae) parasitic in catfishes in central China
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:346-58. 2004
    ..petrowi, whereas S. clariasi Ky, 1971, S. ophicephali Ky, 1971 and S. yuanjiangensis Wang, Wu et Yu, 1997 are regarded to be junior synonyms of S. gigi. Spinitectus petrowi was not previously reported from China...
  60. ncbi request reprint Lucionema balatonense gen. et sp. n., a new nematode of a new family Lucionematidae fam. n. (Dracunculoidea) from the swimbladder of the European pikeperch, Stizostedion lucioperca (Pisces)
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 45:57-61. 1998
    ..The body length of L. balatonense females is 1074-1782 microns, that of the only available male 770 microns. A key to the families of the Dracunculoidea is presented...
  61. ncbi request reprint Larval spirurida (Nematoda) from the crab Macrophthalmus hirtipes in New Zealand
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 50:109-14. 2003
    ..Apparently, crabs play a role as intermediate hosts of these nematode species. This is the first record of larval representatives of Cystidicolidae and Acuariidae from invertebrates in the Australasian Region...
  62. ncbi request reprint Two new species of Philometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from needlefishes (Belonidae) in Iraq, with a key to Philometra spp. parasitic in the host's subcutaneous tissue, fins and musculature
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 52:267-73. 2005
    ..A key to Philometra spp. with gravid females parasitic in the subcutaneous tissue, fins or musculature of fishes is provided...
  63. ncbi request reprint Female morphology and systematic status of Philometroides cyprini (Nematoda: Philometridae), a parasite of carp
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Dis Aquat Organ 67:105-9. 2005
    ..1971 are its junior synonyms. P. cyprini, the agent of a serious disease of carp, seems to have been originally distributed in east Asia, from where it was introduced into Europe in the early 1960s...
  64. ncbi request reprint Two new species of philometrid nematodes (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma in the estuaries of South Carolina, USA
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 53:139-46. 2006
    ..Since the male holotype of M. bulbosum cannot be identified to genus, Margolisianum bulbosum is a species inquirenda and a species incertae sedis. Consequently, Margolisianum becomes a genus inquirendus...
  65. ncbi request reprint Cucullanus oceaniensis sp. n. (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from Pacific eels (Anguilla spp.)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 52:343-8. 2005
    ..Cucullanus faliexae Morand et Rigby, 1998 is considered a junior synonym of Cucullanus australiensis Baylis, 1927...
  66. ncbi request reprint Three new helminth species from two endemic plethodontid salamanders, Typhlomolge rathbuni and Eurycea nana, in central Texas
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 47:186-94. 2000
    ....
  67. doi request reprint Philometroides acanthopagri sp. nov., a new philometrid (Nematoda, Philometridae) from the musculature of Acanthopagrus latus (Sparidae) from marine waters of Iraq
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Acta Parasitol 57:372-7. 2012
    ..A key to Philometroides species parasitizing marine and brackish-water fishes is provided...
  68. doi request reprint Female morphology of Philometra hyderabadensis Rasheed, 1963 (Nematoda: Philometridae), a little-known parasite of the catfish Wallago attu Bloch & Schneider in India, as revealed by SEM observations
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 83:117-22. 2012
    ..Consequently, the present finding represents the second documented record of this species, 50 years after its original description. Philometra suraiyae Kalyankar, 1971 is considered a junior synonym of P. hyderabadensis...
  69. ncbi request reprint Two species of Rhabdochona (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) from the cyprinid fish Luciobarbus kersin (Heckel) in northern Iraq, including R. (Globochona) kurdistanensis sp. n
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 59:139-47. 2012
    ..kersin of the Greater Zab River, is also provided. R. kurdistanensis sp. n. is the fifth valid species of Rhabdochona Railliet, 1916 and the only representative of the subgenus Globochona Moravec, 1972 recorded from Iraq...
  70. ncbi request reprint New observations on philometrid nematodes (Philometridae) in marine fishes from the Northern Gulf of Mexico and the Indian River Lagoon of Florida (Usa), with first description of the male of Caranginema americanum
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 98:398-403. 2012
    ..The present findings of C. americanum and P. charlestonensis represent new geographical records. The gonad-infecting Philometra sp. from S. marina probably belongs to an undescribed species...
  71. ncbi request reprint Host-parasite relationships of Rhabdochona kidderi Pearse, 1936 (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) in fishes of the Lacantún River in the Lacandon rain forest of Chiapas State, southern Mexico, with a key to Mexican species of Rhabdochona Railliet, 1916
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 82:1-12. 2012
    ..kidderi may represent a species complex, but further studies are necessary in this respect. A key to Rhabdochona species and subspecies occurring in Mexico is provided...
  72. doi request reprint Two new species of cystidicolid nematodes from the digestive tract of the deep-sea fish Coryphaenoides mediterraneus (Giglioli) (Macrouridae) from the Mid-Atlantic Ridge
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 73:37-47. 2009
    ..91-2.71), the shape of the deirids (bifurcate, with long, narrow posterior arms), and the location of the excretory pore and deirids well posterior to the level of the nerve-ring...
  73. ncbi request reprint A new species of Spirophilometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the yellowfin snook Centropomus robalito (Osteichthyes) in southern Mexico
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 54:215-9. 2007
    ..It is evident that some features of P. centropomi were incorrectly described (its types are not available) and this species is now transferred to Spirophilometra as S. centropomi (Caballero, 1974) comb. n...
  74. ncbi request reprint Redescription and systematic status of Neocapillaria phoxini Yu et Wang, 1994 (Nematoda: Capillariidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 55:316-8. 2008
    ..Skrjabinocapillaria gigantea is transferred to Freitascapillaria as F. gigantea (Wang, 1984) comb. n...
  75. ncbi request reprint Female morphology of Philometra rubra (Nematoda: Philometridae), a parasite of the abdominal cavity of the striped sea-bass Morone saxatilis (Moronidae, Perciformes) in the USA
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:64-6. 2009
    ..Cephalic papillae of the external circle differ from those in other congeners in that the dorso-lateral and ventro-lateral papillae are large, dome-shaped, whereas the dorso-dorsal and ventro-ventral papillae are small...
  76. ncbi request reprint Two new species of Rhabdochona (Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) from freshwater fishes in Thailand
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovski 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 58:224-32. 2011
    ..Fully developed eggs of R. pseudomysti and R. thaiensis remain unknown. These are the first nominal species of Rhabdochona reported from Thailand...
  77. doi request reprint A new species of Philometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the sand perch Diplectrum formosum (Serranidae) off Florida, northern Gulf of Mexico
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 96:987-92. 2010
    ..Philometra diplectri is the first known species of this genus whose gravid females are parasitic in the head tissues of serranid fishes...
  78. doi request reprint A new gonad-infecting species of Philometra (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the red cusk-eel Genypterus chilensis (Osteichthyes: Ophidiidae) off Chile
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 108:227-32. 2011
    ..P. genypteri is the first philometrid species reported from a fish belonging to the order Ophidiiformes and the second nominal species of Philometra recorded from marine fishes of the eastern South Pacific...
  79. ncbi request reprint A new species of Capillaria (Nematoda: Capillariidae) from the intestine of the marine fish Acanthopagrus schlegelii schlegelii (Sparidae) from Japan
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 96:771-4. 2010
    ..Capillaria acanthopagri n. sp. is the first known species of Neocapillaria parasitizing fishes of the perciform Sparidae and the second species of this subgenus recorded from fishes of the Pacific Ocean...
  80. ncbi request reprint Rhabdias lacertae n. sp. (Nematoda: Rhabdiasidae), the first rhabdiasid species parasitising lizards in Europe
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 77:23-7. 2010
    ..This is the first species of Rhabdias Stiles & Hassall, 1905 described from lizards in Europe and the first species of this genus parasitising hosts belonging to the Lacertidae...
  81. doi request reprint Cucullanid nematodes (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from deep-sea marine fishes off New Caledonia, including Dichelyne etelidis n. sp
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 78:95-108. 2011
    ..The new species, D. etelidis, is characterised mainly by the length of the spicules (462-748 μm), a single intestinal caecum, the location of the deirids and excretory pore, the arrangement of the genital papillae and the host group...
  82. doi request reprint Philometra spicarae sp. n. (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the abdominal cavity of the marine fish (picarel) Spicara smaris (Centracanthidae) off Sicily, Italy
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 107:399-402. 2010
    ..spicarae differs mainly in having a conspicuously long (1.4 mm) intestinal ligament. It is the first nominal philometrid species described from the fish of the family Centracanthidae...
  83. doi request reprint Two new genera and species of cystidicolids (Nematoda, Cystidicolidae) from marine fishes off New Caledonia
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Int 59:198-205. 2010
    ..comb. To date, a total of seven species of cystidicolids are reported from marine fishes off New Caledonia...
  84. ncbi request reprint New data on the morphology and taxonomy of three species of Rhabdochona (Nematoda:Rhabdochonidae) parasitizing fishes in India
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 57:295-306. 2010
    ..uvaginus Kakar et Bilqees, 2007, R. bolani Kakar, Bilqees et Ahmad, 2008 and R. cephalodiverticula Kakar, Bilqees et Ahmad, 2008. Rhabdochona edentati Paul et Majumdar, 1994 is considered a species incertae sedis...
  85. ncbi request reprint Structure of the female cephalic end and cuticular ornamentations of Paraphilometroides nemipteri (Nematoda:Philometridae), as revealed by SEM
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 57:313-4. 2010
    ..Therefore, one of the ethanol-preserved paratype specimens (gravid female) of P. nemipteri, deposited in the Helminthologi-cal Collection of the Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre..
  86. doi request reprint A new gonad-infecting species of Philometra Costa, 1845 (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the marine fish Terapon jarbua (Forsskål) (Terapontidae) off the eastern coast of India
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 80:23-33. 2011
    ..Philometra sawara Quiazon, Yoshinaga & Ogawa, 2008 is considered a junior synonym of P. scomberomori (Yamaguti, 1935). A key to gonad-infecting species of Philometra parasitising marine and brackish-water fishes is provided...
  87. ncbi request reprint New data on dracunculoid nematodes from fishes off New Caledonia, including four new species of Philometra (Philometridae) and Ichthyofilaria (Guyanemidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 56:129-42. 2009
    ..The occurrence of Philometra ocularis Moravec, Ogawa, Suzuki, Miyazaki et Donai, 2002 in the oculo-orbit of Epinephelus areolatus (Forsskål) (Serranidae) off New Caledonia was confirmed...
  88. doi request reprint Two new species of philometrids (Nematoda: Philometridae) from marine fishes off South Carolina
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 95:722-7. 2009
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint First description of the male and redescription of the female of Paratrichosoma recurvum (Nematoda: Capillariidae), a skin-invading parasite of crocodiles in Mexico
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Parasitol Res 84:499-504. 1998
    ..The finding of P. recurvum in C. moreletii represents a new host record. Paratrichosoma spp. appear to be widely distributed in tropical countries of different continents and may be of economic importance for crocodile farms...
  90. ncbi request reprint External morphological differences between Crepidostomum farionis and Crepidostomum metoecus (Trematoda: Allocreadiidae), parasites of salmonids, as revealed by SEM
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 49:211-7. 2002
    ..In addition to marked differences in the size, shape and position of the oral muscular lobes, both species distinctly differ in the number of genital pores: two separate pores in C. farionis and a single pore in C. metoecus...
  91. ncbi request reprint Dentiphilometra monopteri n. gen., n. sp. (Nematoda: Philometridae) from the abdominal cavity of the ricefield eel Monopterus albus in China
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    J Parasitol 88:961-6. 2002
    ..051-0.096 mm long in males. This is the second philometrid species recorded from fishes of the Synbranchiformes...
  92. ncbi request reprint Cystoopsis atractostei n. sp. (Nematoda: Cystoopsidae) from the subcutaneous tissue of the tropical gar, Atractosteus tropicus (Pisces), in Mexico
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 89:137-40. 2003
    ..Both species also differ in their host types (Lepisosteiformes vs. Acipenseriformes) and in geographical distribution (tropical southern Mexico vs. temperate zones of the Holarctic)...
  93. ncbi request reprint First record of Huffmanela schouteni (Nematoda: Trichosomoididae), a histozoic parasite of flyingfishes, in Europe
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Dis Aquat Organ 57:173-5. 2003
    ..This is the first finding of this parasite in Europe and C. heterurus represents a new host record...
  94. ncbi request reprint Some nematodes of freshwater fishes in Venezuela
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 44:33-47. 1997
    ..A new name, Terranova diazungriai nom.nov. is proposed for T. caballeroi Díaz-Ungría, 1968 (a junior homonym of T. caballeroi Barus et Coy Otero, 1966)...
  95. ncbi request reprint Micropleura australiensis n. sp. (Nematoda: Micropleuridae) from the body cavity of Crocodylus johnsoni in Western Australia
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:322-6. 2004
    ..To date, it is the first species of Micropleura reported from Australia. Micropleura trionyxi Agrawal, 1966, and M. lissemysia Chattervati, 1985, are considered junior synonyms of M. indica Khera, 1951...
  96. ncbi request reprint Some nematodes of fishes from central China, with the redescription of Procamallanus (Spirocamallanus)fulvidraconis (Camallanidae)
    Frantisek Moravec
    l Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 50:220-30. 2003
    ..The finding of larval Eustrongylides in Paramisgurnus dabryanus represents a new host record. All but one nematode species from this zoogeographically interesting region are briefly described and illustrated...
  97. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Camallanus hypophthalmichthys Dogel and Akhmerov, 1959 (Nematoda: Camallanidae) and its first record from fishes in China
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, České Budějovice 370 05, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:1463-7. 2004
    ..hypophthalmichthys from China. Camallanus hypophthalmichthys is considered a specific intestinal parasite of fishes of the cyprinid Hypophthalmichthyinae...
  98. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Dracunculus globocephalus Mackin, 1927 (Nematoda: Dracunculidae), a parasite of the snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:339-45. 2004
    ..The validity of D. globocephalus is confirmed, but the above mentioned morphological differences are not sufficient for listing it in a separate genus. This is the first record of D. globocephalus in Louisiana...
  99. ncbi request reprint A new trichosomoidid from the skin of Sebastes spp. (Pisces) from British Columbia, Canada
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branigovskb 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 91:411-4. 2005
    ..Adults of H. canadensis differ morphologically from those of H. huffmani, mainly in the structure of the male caudal end and in the distinctly elevated anterior vulvar lip of the female...
  100. ncbi request reprint New observations on seuratoid nematodes parasitic in fishes of the Paraná River, Brasil
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 44:209-23. 1997
    ..Most species are briefly described (females of C. brevispiculus and Seuratoidea gen. sp. larvae for the first time) and illustrated and some problems concerning their taxonomy, hosts and geographical distribution are discussed...
  101. ncbi request reprint Two new nematodes, Paraseuratoides ophisterni gen. et sp. n. (Quimperiidae) and Philometra ophisterni sp. n. (Philometridae), from the swamp-eel Ophisternon aenigmaticum in Mexico
    Frantisek Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 49:109-17. 2002
    ..This is the first Philometra species recorded from inland fishes in Mexico...