Taxon profile


Dicrocoelium dendriticum (Rudolphi, 1819)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Platyhelminthes - flatworms »  class Trematoda »  order Plagiorchiida »  family Dicrocoeliidae »  genus Dicrocoelium

Scientific synonyms

Dicrocoelium lanceatum Stiles & Hassall, 1898


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Intertaxon relationships

host: Bison bonasus (Linnaeus, 1758) - European Bison, Naemorhedus caudatus (Milne-Edwards, 1867) - Northern Long-tailed Goral, Naemorhedus griseus Milne-Edwards, 1871 - Grey Long-tailed Goral, Ovis orientalis f. aries Linnaeus, 1758 - Domestic Sheep

intermediate host: Zebrina Held, 1838, Xerolenta Monterosato, 1892

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [389719]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Dicrocoelium dendriticum (Rudolphi, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Sítko J., Faltýnková A., Scholz T. (2006): Checklist of the Trematodes (Digenea) of Birds of the Czech and Slovak Republics, Academia [as Dicrocoelium dendriticum (Rudolphi, 1819)]

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