a1 Department of Zoology, College of Science, Osmania, University, Hyderabad (A.P.), India
A solitary male and two females were collected from the Indian Sand-Martin, Riparia paludicola brevicaudata. The male worm was present in the lumen, and the blood red females were embedded in cysts formed in the walls of the proventriculus.
* Part of the thesis submitted to the Osmania University, India, for the degree of Ph.D.