Norman O Dronen

Summary

Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new genus and species of cyclocoelid from the black-necked stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Recurvirostridae), from Galveston, Texas
    Norman O Dronen
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Laboratory of Parasitology, Texas A and M University, 2258 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 91:108-10. 2005
  2. doi request reprint A new cyclocoelid (Digenea) genus from the grey-winged trumpeter, Psophia crepitans (Aves: Gruiformes: Psophiidae), from Guyana
    Norman O Dronen
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 95:175-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Re-evaluation of the species composition of Bashkirovitrema Skrjabin, 1944 (Digenea: Echinostomatidae), with the description of two new species of this genus and the proposal of Kostadinovatrema novaeguiniense n. g., n. sp
    Norman O Dronen
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2258, USA
    Syst Parasitol 74:169-85. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Karyakartia egyptensis n. sp. (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from the Jarbua terapon, Terapon jarbua (Forsskål) (Perciformes: Terapontidae), from the Red Sea and emendation of Karyakartia
    Nahed El Sayed Abdou
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, 210 Nagle Hall, 2258 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 92:73-6. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Details of the Paranephridial System of a Species of Prohyptiasmus (Cyclocoelidae: Hyptiasminae) From an American Coot, Fulica americana (Rallidae) in Oklahoma
    Norman O Dronen
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, 2258 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 2258
    J Parasitol 98:1026-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Metazoan parasite communities of sentinel bluegill caged in two urbanizing streams, San Antonio, Texas
    Mary Bhuthimethee
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 91:1358-67. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Clestobothrium gibsoni n. sp. (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidae) from the bullseye grenadier Bathygadus macrops Goode & Bean (Macrouridae) in the Gulf of Mexico
    Norman O Dronen
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2258, USA
    Syst Parasitol 60:59-63. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Macrourimegatrema gadoma n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae) from the doublethread grenadier Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean) (Macrouridae) in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea
    Charles K Blend
    Department of Biology, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham, MA 01984, USA
    Syst Parasitol 67:93-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint New species of Prodistomum Linton, 1910 (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from the longtail bass, Hemanthias leptus (Ginsburg, 1952) in the Bay of Campeche, Gulf of Mexico
    Kara A Raychard
    Department of Biology, Gordon College, Wenham, Massachusetts 01984, USA
    J Parasitol 94:905-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint A new genus and species of cyclocoelid from the black-necked stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Recurvirostridae), from Galveston, Texas
    Norman O Dronen
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Laboratory of Parasitology, Texas A and M University, 2258 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 91:108-10. 2005
    ..undulatus in having narrower eggs (154 by 75 microm, 144 by 86 microm, respectively)...
  2. doi request reprint A new cyclocoelid (Digenea) genus from the grey-winged trumpeter, Psophia crepitans (Aves: Gruiformes: Psophiidae), from Guyana
    Norman O Dronen
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 95:175-7. 2009
    ..A revised key to the Cyclocoelinae is provided to include the new genus, and the subfamily diagnosis is emended to reflect that the vitelline fields can be either confluent or not posteriorly...
  3. doi request reprint Re-evaluation of the species composition of Bashkirovitrema Skrjabin, 1944 (Digenea: Echinostomatidae), with the description of two new species of this genus and the proposal of Kostadinovatrema novaeguiniense n. g., n. sp
    Norman O Dronen
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2258, USA
    Syst Parasitol 74:169-85. 2009
    ..The new genus differs from Hypoderaeum Dietz, 1909 and Moliniella Hübner, 1939 by having 33 head collar spines...
  4. ncbi request reprint Karyakartia egyptensis n. sp. (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from the Jarbua terapon, Terapon jarbua (Forsskål) (Perciformes: Terapontidae), from the Red Sea and emendation of Karyakartia
    Nahed El Sayed Abdou
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, 210 Nagle Hall, 2258 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 92:73-6. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Details of the Paranephridial System of a Species of Prohyptiasmus (Cyclocoelidae: Hyptiasminae) From an American Coot, Fulica americana (Rallidae) in Oklahoma
    Norman O Dronen
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, 2258 TAMU, College Station, Texas 77843 2258
    J Parasitol 98:1026-8. 2012
    ..There were numerous smaller secondary canals that interconnected with each other and with the 6 main paranephridial canals, forming a net-like system...
  6. ncbi request reprint Metazoan parasite communities of sentinel bluegill caged in two urbanizing streams, San Antonio, Texas
    Mary Bhuthimethee
    Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 2258, USA
    J Parasitol 91:1358-67. 2005
    ..trematode dominated the ecto- and endoparasite faunas, respectively. This study suggests that assessment of watershed health can benefit from comparative cage studies of parasite community development involving sentinel fish species...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clestobothrium gibsoni n. sp. (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidae) from the bullseye grenadier Bathygadus macrops Goode & Bean (Macrouridae) in the Gulf of Mexico
    Norman O Dronen
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2258, USA
    Syst Parasitol 60:59-63. 2005
    ..This is the first report of an adult tapeworm from a species of Bathygadus , and the first report of a species of Clestobothrium Lühe, 1899 (Bothriocephalidae) from the Gulf of Mexico...
  8. ncbi request reprint Macrourimegatrema gadoma n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae) from the doublethread grenadier Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean) (Macrouridae) in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea
    Charles K Blend
    Department of Biology, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham, MA 01984, USA
    Syst Parasitol 67:93-9. 2007
    ..It is suggested that species of Macrourimegatrema Blend, Dronen & Armstrong, 2004 probably infect their piscine hosts through the ingestion of a benthopelagic crustacean...
  9. doi request reprint New species of Prodistomum Linton, 1910 (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from the longtail bass, Hemanthias leptus (Ginsburg, 1952) in the Bay of Campeche, Gulf of Mexico
    Kara A Raychard
    Department of Biology, Gordon College, Wenham, Massachusetts 01984, USA
    J Parasitol 94:905-8. 2008
    ..An updated key to the 12 nominal species within Prodistomum is given, and the diagnosis of the genus is emended to include species possessing a sinuous external seminal vesicle...