Tomáš Scholz

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Parasitology
Country: Czech Republic

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Life cycles of species of Proteocephalus, parasites of fishes in the Palearctic region: a review
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 73:1-19. 1999
  2. pmc Revision of Gangesia (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) in the Indomalayan region: morphology, molecules and surface ultrastructure
    Anirban Ash
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    PLoS ONE 7:e46421. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructure of the proglottid tegument (neodermis) of the cestode Echinophallus wageneri (Pseudophyllidea: Echinophallidae), a parasite of the bathypelagic fish Centrolophus niger
    Larisa G Poddubnaya
    Institute of Biology of Inland Waters, Russian Academy of Sciences, 152742, Borok, Yaroslavl Province, Russia
    Parasitol Res 101:373-83. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A new genus and species of proteocephalidean tapeworm (Cestoda) from Pangasius larnaudii (Siluriformes: Pangasiidae) in Southeast Asia
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 98:648-53. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Revision of Khawia spp. (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea), parasites of cyprinid fish, including a key to their identification and molecular phylogeny
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 58:197-223. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Helminth parasites of cats from the Vientiane province, Laos, as indicators of the occurrence of causative agents of human parasitoses
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasite 10:343-50. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic status of Choanoscolex lamothei García-Prieto, 1990 (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) using morphological and molecular evidence
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 89:1212-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Host specificity and geographical distribution of Eubothrium in European salmonid fish
    T Scholz
    Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 77:255-62. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of Proteocephalus tetrastomus (Rudolphi, 1810) (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) in larval rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) in North America: identification of a potential pathogen confirmed
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:425-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic status of Ascocotyle (Phagicola) rara Arruda, Muniz-Pereira et Pinto, 2002 (Digenea: Heterophyidae)
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 53:297-301. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Life cycles of species of Proteocephalus, parasites of fishes in the Palearctic region: a review
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 73:1-19. 1999
    ..gobiorum, P. tetrastomus). The morphology of P. cernuae and P. osculatus procercoids from experimentally infected intermediate hosts is described for the first time...
  2. pmc Revision of Gangesia (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) in the Indomalayan region: morphology, molecules and surface ultrastructure
    Anirban Ash
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    PLoS ONE 7:e46421. 2012
    ..The present study demonstrates that species of Silurotaenia do not occur in the Indomalayan region...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructure of the proglottid tegument (neodermis) of the cestode Echinophallus wageneri (Pseudophyllidea: Echinophallidae), a parasite of the bathypelagic fish Centrolophus niger
    Larisa G Poddubnaya
    Institute of Biology of Inland Waters, Russian Academy of Sciences, 152742, Borok, Yaroslavl Province, Russia
    Parasitol Res 101:373-83. 2007
    ..wageneri may be related to the different functions of the individual parts of the strobila because of the curling of the tapeworm body within the intestine of its fish host...
  4. doi request reprint A new genus and species of proteocephalidean tapeworm (Cestoda) from Pangasius larnaudii (Siluriformes: Pangasiidae) in Southeast Asia
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 98:648-53. 2012
    ..reported in an unpublished account from Vietnam, misidentified as Proteocephalus osculatus (Goeze, 1782) [ =  Glanitaenia osculata ], are not considered)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Revision of Khawia spp. (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea), parasites of cyprinid fish, including a key to their identification and molecular phylogeny
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 58:197-223. 2011
    ..A key to identification of all species of Khawia based on morphological characteristics is provided...
  6. ncbi request reprint Helminth parasites of cats from the Vientiane province, Laos, as indicators of the occurrence of causative agents of human parasitoses
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasite 10:343-50. 2003
    ..Acanthocephala). This study demonstrated that examination of cats may provide useful data on the occurrence of helminths which are potential causative agents of human diseases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic status of Choanoscolex lamothei García-Prieto, 1990 (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) using morphological and molecular evidence
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 89:1212-9. 2003
    ..Molecular data confirm the position of M. lamothei within Megathylacoides, which contains species parasitizing ictalurid fishes in North America...
  8. ncbi request reprint Host specificity and geographical distribution of Eubothrium in European salmonid fish
    T Scholz
    Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 77:255-62. 2003
    ..This study also confirmed the reliability of the morphology of the apical disc for the discrimination of E. crassum and E. salvelini...
  9. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of Proteocephalus tetrastomus (Rudolphi, 1810) (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) in larval rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) in North America: identification of a potential pathogen confirmed
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:425-7. 2004
    ..The parasite occurs only in larval, but not adult, smelt in the Saint Lawrence Estuary. Prevalence of larval smelt infection was 42% (n = 50), mean intensity 2.1 +/- 2.4 and mean abundance 1.1 +/- 1.0...
  10. ncbi request reprint Taxonomic status of Ascocotyle (Phagicola) rara Arruda, Muniz-Pereira et Pinto, 2002 (Digenea: Heterophyidae)
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 53:297-301. 2006
    ..Consequently, A. (P.) rara is proposed as a junior synonym of Ascocotyle (Phagicola) angeloi...
  11. ncbi request reprint Larvae of gryporhynchid cestodes (Cyclophyllidea) from fish: a review
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:131-52. 2004
    ..simoni and P. rugovaginosus Freeman, 1954. Metacestodes of the latter species and those of Cyclustera magna (Baer, 1959) from the intestinal wall of Tilapia zillii (Gervais) from Kenya are reported from fish for the first time...
  12. ncbi request reprint Auriculostoma astyanace n. gen., n. sp. (Digenea: Allocreadiidae), from the banded astyanax, Astyanax fasciatus (Characiformes: Characidae), from Nicaragua, with a reevaluation of neotropical Crepidostomum spp
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:1128-32. 2004
    ..The genus appears to be typically associated with neotropical siluriforms (catfishes) and characiforms (tetras)...
  13. doi request reprint Redescription of Corallobothrium solidum (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) and erection of a new genus, Essexiella, for tapeworms from channel catfishes (Ictaluridae)
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 97:1142-51. 2011
    ..The remaining species of Corallobothrium, Corallobothrium parafimbriatum, is tentatively transferred to Corallotaenia as Corallotaenia parafimbriata n. comb., based on molecular data, small size of the strobila, and shape of the scolex...
  14. ncbi request reprint Scolex morphology of Proteocephalus tapeworms (Cestoda: Proteocephalidae), parasites of freshwater fish in the Palaearctic Region
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 45:27-43. 1998
    ..The taxa more easily distinguishable from congeners on the basis of their scolex morphology were P. cernuae, P. macrocephalus, P. osculatus, P. percae and P. torulosus. The taxonomic importance of the scolex is discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint An annotated list of species of the Proteocephalus Weinland, 1858 aggregate sensu de Chambrier et al. (2004) (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea), parasites of fishes in the Palaearctic Region, their phylogenetic relationships and a key to their identification
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 67:139-56. 2007
    ..P. hemispherous Rahemo & Al-Niaeemi, 2001, described from S. glanis in Iraq, is transferred to Postgangesia Akhmerov, 1960 as Postgangesia hemispherous (Rahemo & Al-Niaeemi, 2001) n. comb...
  16. ncbi request reprint Caryophyllidean tapeworms (Platyhelminthes: Eucestoda) from freshwater fishes in Japan
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 48:275-88. 2001
    ..Atractolytocestus sagittatus (syn. Markevitschia sagittata) is tentatively considered a valid species, differing from the only congener, A. huronensis Anthony, 1958, in its considerably greater number of testes...
  17. pmc Update on the human broad tapeworm (genus diphyllobothrium), including clinical relevance
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Clin Microbiol Rev 22:146-60, Table of Contents. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint Redescription of Proteocephalus glanduligerus (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea), a parasite of clariid catfishes in Africa with a unique glandular apical organ
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 95:443-9. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint A paraphyly of the genus Bothriocephalus Rudolphi, 1808 (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) inferred from internal transcribed spacer-2 and 18S ribosomal DNA sequences
    Andrea Skeríková
    Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, and Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:612-7. 2004
    ..cf. japonicus. This shows that the current morphology-based classification is unlikely to reflect the phylogenetic relationships within this group and will require a thorough revision...
  20. doi request reprint A new monozoic tapeworm, Lobulovarium longiovatum n. g., n. sp. (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea), from barbs Puntius spp. (Teleostei: Cyprinidae) in the Indomalayan region
    Mikuláš Oros
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 83:1-13. 2012
    ..longiovatum), which are spherical (length/width ratio 1:1 versus 2.5-3:1 in the new species), and the presence of vitelline follicles alongside the ovarian lobes (almost completely absent in L. longiovatum)...
  21. ncbi request reprint A taxonomic study of species of Bothriocephalus Rudolphi, 1808 (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) from eels in Japan: morphological and molecular evidence for the occurrence of B. claviceps (Goeze, 1782) and confirmation of the validity of B. Japonicus Yamaguti,
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 57:87-96. 2004
    ..japonicus versus tandem or slightly offset along the median line in the latter species), and the size of the eggs (41-52 x 28-35 microm in B. japonicus versus 50-70 x 31-43 microm in B. claviceps )...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is the human-infecting Diphyllobothrium pacificum a valid species or just a South American population of the holarctic fish broad tapeworm, D. latum?
    Andrea Skeríková
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:307-10. 2006
    ..0-98.0% and 98.2-99.9%, respectively. Phylogenetic trees constructed from ITS2 sequences show a markedly distant position of D. pacificum from other species analyzed and also indicate the possible paraphyly of Spirometra...
  23. doi request reprint New species and geographical records of dactylogyrids (Monogenea) of catfish (Siluriformes) from the Peruvian Amazonia
    Carlos A Mendoza-Palmero
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 České Bude ějovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 98:484-97. 2012
    ..unilatus and U. brittani , respectively. In addition, 56 undescribed monogeneans found in catfish from the Peruvian Amazonia, some of them probably belonging to new genera, are listed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural particularities of the spermatozoon of the cestode Electrotaenia malopteruri (Fritsch, 1886) (Proteocephalidae: Gangesiinae), a parasite of Malapterurus electricus (Siluriformes: Malapteruridae) from the river Nile, Egypt
    Magdaléna Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 93:114-20. 2004
    ..The present data also indicate that the sperm ultrastructure of E. malapteruri shows some characters typical for onchobothriid tetraphyllideans, but it resembles that of Cyclophyllidea in the arrangement of twisting of the CM...
  25. doi request reprint Cestodes (Caryophyllidea) of the stinging catfish Heteropneustes fossilis (Siluriformes: Heteropneustidae) from Asia
    Anirban Ash
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 97:899-907. 2011
    ..Generic diagnosis of Lucknowia Gupta, 1961 is amended. In addition, 1 species of Pseudobatrachus and 2 species of the monotypic genera Pseudoneckinverta and Sudhaena are invalidated as nomina nuda...
  26. doi request reprint Vitellogenesis of basal trematode Aspidogaster limacoides(Aspidogastrea: Aspidogastridae)
    Céline Levron
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Int 59:532-8. 2010
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  27. doi request reprint Endoparasites of European perch Perca fluviatilis fry: role of spatial segregation
    Roman Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Dis Aquat Organ 86:87-91. 2009
    ..The species richness and prevalence of parasites in LPF increased from 20-24 d old fry (2 species of parasites; prevalence = 13%) to 106 d old fry (5 species of parasites; prevalence = 80%)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Spermiogenesis and sperm ultrastructure of Cyathocephalus truncatus (Pallas, 1781) Kessler, 1868 (Cestoda: Spathebothriidea)
    Magdaléna Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 92:884-92. 2006
    ..Despite the above-mentioned peculiarities, the ultrastructural data on sperm/spermiogenesis suggest close relationships of the Spathebothriidea and Pseudophyllidea...
  29. ncbi request reprint Vitellogenesis and vitelline system in the pseudophyllidean tapeworm Paraechinophallus japonicus: ultrastructural and cytochemical studies
    Céline Levron
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branigovská 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 54:43-50. 2007
    ..The presence of a large amount of lipid droplets in the vitelline cytoplasm within the eggs of P. japonicus may be related to egg accumulation in the uterine sac...
  30. doi request reprint SEM and TEM study of the armed male terminal genitalia of the tapeworm Paraechinophallus japonicus (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidea)
    Céline Levron
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 94:803-10. 2008
    ..Microvilli on the cirrus of P. japonicus are reported for the first time in the Cestoda, whereas the spines on the cirrus may represent a synapomorphy of bothriocephalidean cestodes of the Echinophallidae...
  31. ncbi request reprint Redescription of Eubothrium fragile (Rudolphi, 1802) and E. rugosum (Batsch, 1786) (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea), parasites of fish in the Holarctic Region
    Roman Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 52:251-60. 2005
    ..rugosum and E. salvelini) on one hand and those of marine origin, E. fragile and E. crassum, on the other, with the latter species occurring also in fresh waters. A key to the identification of the species studied is also provided...
  32. ncbi request reprint Resurrection of Proteocephalus sagittus (Grimm, 1872) (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) based on morphological and molecular data
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 56:173-81. 2003
    ..9% similarity). P. pamirensis Dzhalilov & Ashurova, 1971, a poorly described species from the Tibetan stone loach Noemacheilus stoliczkai[= Tryplophysa stoliczkae (Steindachner)] in Tadjikistan, is synonymised with P. sagittus...
  33. doi request reprint Spermiogenesis and spermatozoon of the tapeworm Ligula intestinalis (Diphyllobothriidea): phylogenetic implications
    Céline Levron
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 95:1-9. 2009
    ..Moreover, these 2 orders seem to differ in the presence or absence of a ring of electron-dense cortical microtubules in the anterior extremity of the spermatozoon...
  34. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural characters of the spermatozoon of the cestode Corallobothrium solidum Fritsch, 1886 (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea), a parasite of the electric catfish Malapterurus electricus
    Magdaléna Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 94:421-6. 2004
    ..The ultrastructural features of the mature spermatozoon of C. solidum mostly coincide with those of the spermatozoon of other proteocephalideans, especially the gangesiine Electrotaenia malopteruri parasitizing the same host...
  35. doi request reprint Spermatological characters of the aspidogastrean Aspidogaster limacoides Diesing, 1835
    Céline Levron
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 105:77-85. 2009
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  36. ncbi request reprint Australicola pectinatus n. gen. and n. sp. (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) from the deep-sea fish Beryx splendens from Tasmania
    Roman Kuchta
    Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia and Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 92:126-9. 2006
    ..It differs from these 2 genera, in addition to the characteristics listed above, in possessing a dendritic rather than an entire ovary. Australicola pectinatus n. sp. is the third cestode described from B. splendens...
  37. doi request reprint Tapeworms (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea), parasites of Clarias batrachus (Pisces: Siluriformes) in the Indomalayan region
    Anirban Ash
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 97:435-59. 2011
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  38. doi request reprint Parasites of freshwater fishes in North America: why so neglected?
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 100:26-45. 2014
    ..g., ecologists, molecular biologists, evolutionists) work with, and an incomplete comprehension of ecosystem structure and function in the face of climate change, emerging diseases, and loss of biodiversity...
  39. ncbi request reprint Invalidity of three Palaearctic species of Triaenophorus tapeworms (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea): evidence from morphometric analysis of scolex hooks
    Roman Kuchta
    Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 54:34-42. 2007
    ..anmurensis is synonymized with T. nodulosus, whereas T. orientalis is considered to be a synonym of T. crassus. Previous synonymisation of T. ineridionalis with T. crassus, first proposed by Dubinina (1987), is also accepted...
  40. doi request reprint A new triaenophorid tapeworm from blackfish Centrolophus niger
    Roman Kuchta
    Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia and Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 94:500-4. 2008
    ..Milanella most closely resembles Bathycestus Kuchta and Scholz, 2004, Pistana Campbell and Gartner, 1982, and Probothriocephalus Campbell, 1979, differing mainly in the shape of proglottids and uterine sac...
  41. doi request reprint Spermatozoa of tapeworms (Platyhelminthes, Eucestoda): advances in ultrastructural and phylogenetic studies
    Céline Levron
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 85:523-43. 2010
    ..g. 'Tetraphyllidea' and Trypanorhyncha) and on those that have a key phylogenetic position among eucestodes (e.g. Diphyllidea, 'Tetraphyllidea', Lecanicephalidea, Nippotaeniidea)...
  42. ncbi request reprint The phylogeny of diphyllobothriid tapeworms (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) based on ITS-2 rDNA sequences
    Flora J Logan
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 94:10-5. 2004
    ..Our results indicate the necessity for a taxonomic revision of the family Diphyllobothriidae...
  43. 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...
  44. 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
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  45. doi request reprint Substitution saturation and nuclear paralogs of commonly employed phylogenetic markers in the Caryophyllidea, an unusual group of non-segmented tapeworms (Platyhelminthes)
    Jan Brabec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
    Int J Parasitol 42:259-67. 2012
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  46. ncbi request reprint Spermatozoon ultrastructure of the pseudophyllidean cestode Paraechinophallus japonicus, a parasite of deep-sea fish Psenopsis anomala (Perciformes, Centrolophidae)
    Céline Levron
    Biology Centre, Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, Ceske Budejovice, 370 05, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 100:115-21. 2006
    ..The posterior extremity contains the posterior part of the nucleus and the disorganized axoneme--a character previously not described in the Eucestoda...
  47. ncbi request reprint Bothriocephalidean tapeworms (Cestoda) from the blackfish, Centrolophus niger (Perciformes: Centrolophidae)
    Roman Kuchta
    Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 55:111-21. 2008
    ..wageneri and M. familiaris. The invalidity of Atelemerus Guiart, 1935, first proposed by Bray et al. (1994), is supported by the present data and its type species, A. acanthodes Guiart, 1935, is newly synonymised with E. wageneri...
  48. ncbi request reprint Bathycestus brayi n. gen. and n. sp. (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) from the deep-sea fish Notacanthus bonaparte in the northeastern Atlantic
    Roman Kuchta
    Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia and Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:316-21. 2004
    ..Bathycestus brayi n. sp. is the first cestode to be described from a deep-sea fish of the genus Notacanthus...
  49. ncbi request reprint Reinvestigation of spermiogenesis in the proteocephalidean cestode Proteocephalus longicollis (Zeder, 1800)
    Magdaléna Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:23-9. 2004
    ..This may represent more evidence regarding the close relationship between tetraphyllidean and proteocephalidean cestodes, but existing information is fragmentary and controversial in some characters...
  50. doi request reprint Revision of Wenyonia Woodland, 1923 (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea) from catfishes (Siluriformes) in Africa
    Bjoern C Schaeffner
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 79:83-107. 2011
    ..acuminata and W. minuta and another one composed of W. virilis and W. youdeoweii...
  51. ncbi request reprint Diversity and distribution of fish tapeworms of the "Bothriocephalidea" (Eucestoda)
    R Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parassitologia 49:129-46. 2007
    ..Out of 305 nominal taxa, only 125 species are considered to be valid. In addition, the spectrum of definitive hosts and geographical distribution of bothriocephalideans are briefly discussed...
  52. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructure of the apical glandular region of the scolex of Proteocephalus torulosus (Cestoda: Proteocephalidae)
    Zdenka Zd'árská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 51:333-8. 2004
    ..torulosus and its differences from Proteocephalus macrocephalus, P. longicollis and P. percae correlate well with the putative basal phylogenetic position of P. torulosus among European species of Proteocephalus...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cestodes of the family Dilepididae (Cestoda:Cyclophyllidea) from fish-eating birds in Mexico: a survey of species
    Tomáš Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 52:171-82. 2002
    ..cheilancristrotus and P. caballeroi; Casmerodius albus and Egretta thula for G. auritus; and E. thula for D. herodiae. Data on the morphology of the rostellar hooks of all species, their hosts and distribution in Mexico are provided...
  54. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructure of microtriches on the scolex of Cyathocephalus truncatus (Cestoda: Spathebothriidea)
    Céline Levron
    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) 55:309-12. 2008
    ..The tegument covered with filiform microtriches only (no spiniform microtriches are present) is typical of cestode groups supposed to be the most basal, e.g., Gyrocotylidea, Spathebothriidea, and Caryophyllidea...
  55. doi request reprint New species of Demidospermus (Monogenea: Dactylogyridae) of pimelodid catfish (Siluriformes) from Peruvian Amazonia and the reassignment of Urocleidoides lebedevi Kritsky and Thatcher, 1976
    Carlos A Mendoza-Palmero
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 České Bud ejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 97:586-92. 2011
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Interplay of host specificity and biogeography in the population structure of a cosmopolitan endoparasite: microsatellite study of Ligula intestinalis (Cestoda)
    J Stefka
    University of South Bohemia and Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre AS CR, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Mol Ecol 18:1187-206. 2009
    ..However, despite the high mobility, large bodies of salt water prevent the parasite from long-distance migrations, as was demonstrated in an example of the Mediterranean Sea which represented an effective barrier to gene flow...
  57. ncbi request reprint Spermiogenesis in the proteocephalidean cestode Proteocephalus torulosus (Batsch, 1786)
    M Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 90:318-24. 2003
    ..The nucleus elongates and when both flagella are fused with the MCP, the nucleus subsequently migrates into the MCP. Finally, the advanced spermatids detach from a condensing residual cytoplasm at the level of the arching membranes...
  58. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructure of the spermatozoon of the proteocephalidean cestode Proteocephalus torulosus (Batsch, 1786)
    M Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 89:345-51. 2003
    ..The mature spermatozoon of P. torulosus differs from that of other Proteocephalusspecies in the presence of a single crested body and in the morphology of its posterior end...
  59. ncbi request reprint Probothriocephalus alaini n. sp. (Cestoda: Triaenophoridae) from the deep-sea fish Xenodermichthys copei in the North Atlantic Ocean
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, , , Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 50:231-5. 2001
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny, evolution and host-parasite relationships of the order Proteocephalidea (Eucestoda) as revealed by combined analysis and secondary structure characters
    V Hypsa
    Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia and Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitology 130:359-71. 2005
    ..Several motifs of the secondary structure could be mapped to the phylogenetic tree as possible clade synapomorphies...
  61. doi request reprint The role of spatial and temporal heterogeneity and competition in structuring trematode communities in the great pond snail, Lymnaea stagnalis (L.)
    Miroslava Soldánová
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 98:460-71. 2012
    ..Seven top dominant species with putatively similar competitive abilities (6 rediae and 1 sporocyst species) reduced the prevalence of the other trematode species developing in sporocysts only...
  62. doi request reprint Revision of the order Bothriocephalidea Kuchta, Scholz, Brabec & Bray, 2008 (Eucestoda) with amended generic diagnoses and keys to families and genera
    Roman Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 71:81-136. 2008
    ..Keys to families and genera are provided...
  63. doi request reprint A chromosome study and localization of 18S rDNA in Khawia saurogobii (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea)
    Martina Orosová
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 106:587-93. 2010
    ..saurogobii and showed that FISH may represent a new valuable cytogenetic tool suitable for comparative taxonomic or phylogenetic studies within the order Caryophyllidea in the future...
  64. doi request reprint Two new species of Bothriocephalus Rudolphi, 1808 (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidea) from marine fish off Australia and New Caledonia
    Roman Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Syst Parasitol 73:229-38. 2009
    ....
  65. 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...
  66. ncbi request reprint Paraphyly of the Pseudophyllidea (Platyhelminthes: Cestoda): circumscription of monophyletic clades based on phylogenetic analysis of ribosomal RNA
    J Brabec
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, and Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Int J Parasitol 36:1535-41. 2006
    ..By contrast, "Diphyllobothriidea", which includes medically important parasites (Diphyllobothrium and Spirometra), appeared more basal, without a clearly resolved position within other difossate tapeworm lineages...
  67. ncbi request reprint Parasites in cultured and feral fish
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice
    Vet Parasitol 84:317-35. 1999
    ..A very promising area of future research seems to be studies on immunity in parasitic infections, use of molecular technology in diagnostics and development of new vaccines against the most pathogenic parasites...
  68. ncbi request reprint Monticellia ophisterni n. sp. (Cestoda: Monticelliidae) from the swamp-eel Ophisternon aenigmaticum (Synbranchiformes) from Mexico
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic,
    J Parasitol 87:1328-33. 2001
    ..This is the first proteocephalidean tapeworm reported from a synbranchid fish and the first species of Monticellia found in North America...
  69. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of some medically important flukes (Trematoda: Opisthorchiidae and Heterophyidae) in Nam Ngum water reservoir, Laos
    O Ditrich
    Institute of Parasitology, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Ceske Budejovice
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 21:482-8. 1990
    ..The study revealed that the best predictor of the existence of small fluke foci and their species composition in the area studied was the second intermediate host-fish...
  70. pmc Tapeworm Diphyllobothrium dendriticum (Cestoda)-Neglected or Emerging Human Parasite?
    Roman Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2535. 2013
    ..Recent cases of Europeans infected with this cestode called into question the actual geographic distribution of this tapeworm, largely ignored by medical parasitologists...
  71. ncbi request reprint Reinvestigation of the spermatozoon ultrastructure of the cestode Proteocephalus longicollis (Zeder, 1800), a parasite of salmonid fish
    Magdaléna Bruňanská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 91:357-62. 2003
    ..longicollis contain a single axoneme. The ultrastructural characteristics of the mature spermatozoon of P. longicollis coincide in their main features with those of the spermatozoon of P. torulosus, a parasite of cyprinid fish...
  72. ncbi request reprint Identity of Cysticercoides menidiae Chandler, 1935 (Cestoda: Dilepididae)
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic,
    J Parasitol 87:927-8. 2001
    ..Platalea ajaja Linnaeus (syn. Ajaja ajaja), from Brazil. Consequently. C. menidiae becomes a junior synonym of A. transfuga...
  73. doi request reprint New dactylogyrids (Monogenea) parasitizing the gills of catfishes (Siluriformes) from the Amazon River basin in Peru
    Edgar F Mendoza-Franco
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 95:865-70. 2009
    ..The finding of Demidospermus and Ameloblastella spp. on these siluriforms extends our host and geographic knowledge of species of these monogenean genera to Peru...
  74. pmc Trematodes of the family Opisthorchiidae: a minireview
    S King
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Korean J Parasitol 39:209-21. 2001
    ..The final aims of this review are to provide information on the entire genera of the family Opisthorchiidae, which will aid understanding of the phylogenetic relationships not only within the family, but also within the Class Trematoda...
  75. doi request reprint Tucunarella n. Gen. and other dactylogyrids (Monogenoidea) from cichlid fish (Perciformes) from Peruvian Amazonia
    Edgar F Mendoza-Franco
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 96:491-8. 2010
    ..The present data provide evidence of a relatively wide host specificity of gill monogenoideans parasitic in South American cichlids...
  76. ncbi request reprint Suppression of the tapeworm order Pseudophyllidea (Platyhelminthes: Eucestoda) and the proposal of two new orders, Bothriocephalidea and Diphyllobothriidea
    R Kuchta
    Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, and Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Int J Parasitol 38:49-55. 2008
    ....