The Leucocytozoidae of South African birds. The Muscicapidae sensu latu

  • G.F. Bennett
  • R.A. Earlé
  • M.A. Peirce

Abstract

The leucocytozoids of the Muscicapidae sensu latu are reviewed and Leucocytozoon phylbscopus of the Sylviinae, L. liothricis of the Timaliinae, L. dubreuili, L. mcclurei and L. shaartusicum of the Turdinae are redescribed. Leucocytozoon francai, L. gbvannolia and L. mirandae are declared synonyms of L. dubreuili. Leucocytozoon timaliae n. sp. is described from a South African babbler.
Published
2017-04-03
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 2224-073X
print ISSN: 1562-7020