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Brugia-type microfilariae in the Madras tree shrew Anathana ellioti (Waterhouse)

  • N. C. Nandi (a1)
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  • Published online: 18 November 2009

Brugia-type microfilariae were noted in a Madras tree shrew, Anathana ellioti (Waterhouse) from Andhra Pradesh, India. This is a new host record, the first report from the genus Anathana and the second report from the tree shrews.

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