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Table 4 Comparative morphometric data for the newly described species of Neocladocystis, Tanganyikatrema n. g. and Grandifundilamena novemtestes n. g.

From: Uncharted digenean diversity in Lake Tanganyika: cryptogonimids (Digenea: Cryptogonimidae) infecting endemic lates perches (Actinopterygii: Latidae)

 Neocladocystis bemba n. sp.Neocladocystis bemba n. sp. (immature)Neocladocystis biliaris n. sp.Tanganyikatrema fusiforma n. sp.Tanganyikatrema fusiforma n. sp. (immature)Tanganyikatrema sp. elongataʼGrandifundilamena novemtestes n. sp.
BL1067–1823 (1329)a255–1028 (597)j1940–3074 (2286)j632–1574 (990)j335–525 (456)m437–679 (558)n3458–4585 (3948)m
BW475–745 (609)a114–401 (273)j944–1201 (1000)j146–387 (249)j103–171 (133)m95–96 (95.5)n303–414 (362)m
OSL114–176 (141)b81–160 (99)j198–272 (225)g119–206 (157)j100–115 (108)m107–110 (108.5)n355–482 (415)m
OSW128–189 (154)b68–168 (108)j206–269 (231)g70–152 (115)i65–77 (73)m69–92 (80)m425–612 (510)m
VSL71–114 (92)c47–84 (57)j93–121 (109)m62–134 (105)i51–84 (64)m54–58 (56)n165–206 (187)m
VSW75–124 (98)d51–81 (57)j106–136 (121)m54–127 (107)i54–91 (68)m53–54 (53.5)n168–216 (189)m
FBL349–514 (422)c83–369 (207)g679–698 (689)n220–494 (306)i128–237 (189)m262–419 (304.5)n787–1063 (927)m
HBL719–1210 (874)c125–575 (333)g1140–1408 (1274)n320–765 (510)d156–253 (205)m202–209 (205.5)n2506–3316 (2883)m
PPH10–38 (18)jnot detectable15–20 (18)n20–122 (53)lnot detectable80–120 (100)n80–264 (170)m
PHL61–96 (70)e38–73 (54)g93–107 (98)l64–122 (87)c35o39–50 (45)n223–278 (247)m
PHW47–94 (60)e34–56 (46)l79–89 (86)l35–76 (52)c39o25–29 (27)n160–224 (189)m
OL5–38 (18) jnot detectable15–20 (18)l43–100 (74)mnot detectable60oabsent
IB-F159–271 (223)a70–132 (103)l313–364 (341)l146–412 (270)c148–222 (185)n270o632–820 (734)m
IB-VS201–249 (223)g50–95 (68)g313–346 (330)n0–82 (45)g0–13 (6.5)n0o121–265 (189)m
POSTCL89–250 (158)a26–72 (55)g116–303 (248)g18–59 (36)c12–60 (36)n53–101 (77)m
ATL181–326 (237)f100–206 (139)g287–430 (379)j82–183 (129)j38–66 (52)n53o81–160 (121)m
ATW135–255 (183)f78–113 (98)g278–359 (304)j75–214 (143)d56–66 (61) n47o99–176 (141)m
PTL167–394 (254)h95–197 (138)g348–450 (416)j99–171 (136)c37–65 (51)n5o120–160 (146)m
PTW135–306 (226)e67–128 (90)g248–416 (309)j88–187 (127)c56–71 (63.5)n58o95–157 (130)m
POSTL132–401 (205)h67–162 (110)g80–323 (201)g44–126 (85)c16–22 (19)n29o55–209 (128)m
OVL140–296 (176)c70–113 (92)g213–284 (242)m47–120 (83)i28–66 (46)m166–196 (181)m
OVW144–247 (185)i65–109 (81)g186–319 (241)l53–102 (73)i41–47 (43)m102–177 (140)m
ABE-OV510–720 (608)c243–296 (261)l1073–1868 (1344)m487–1124 (695)c209o1978–3355 (2676)m
VS-OV73–200 (145)j8–78 (28)g295o120–496 (257)i30–41 (35.5)n1026–2077 (1560)m
OV-AT65–220 (123)j30–80 (58)g113–173 (141)l0i0n100–355 (220)m
EL34–40 (37)enot detectable33–38 (35,3)d27–39 (31)cnot detectable29o26–28 (27)m
EW12–19 (16)enot detectable13–18 (15,9)d13–20 (16)cnot detectable15o10–11 (10.5)m
POSTUL176–478 (353)f120–300 (203)g457–683 (587)j171–397 (281)c79–140 (115.3)m636–828 (732)m
PREVIL228–455 (318)fnot detectable139–578 (447)j320–583 (396)d280o1879–2208 (2043)m
VITL714–1206 (944)knot detectable1356–1648 (1518)l226–483 (359)d120o2100–2200 (2160)m
POSTVITL59–150 (96)knot detectable80–213 (134)d198–603 (355)c125o166–310 (229)m
SRL79–220 (139)jnot detectable205–323 (264)j52–156 (86)l40–41 (40.5)n129–214 (172)m
SRW82–184 (136)dnot detectable119–251 (173)j42–98 (59)l18–33 (25.5)n156–224 (190)m
VSL/OSL1.2–2.1 (1.6)c1.5–1.9 (1.7)j1.7–1.8 (1.7)n1.2–1.9 (1.5)i1.4–2.2 (1.8)m1.7–2.0 (1.9)n2.15–2.3 (2.2)m
VSW/OSW1.5–1.8 (1.7)d1.3–2.1 (1.9)j1.5–1.9 (1.7)n0.8–1.4 (1.1)i0.8–1.3 (1.1)m1.5–1.7 (1.6)n2.5–2.9 (2.7)m
OSL/BL (%)8.1–12.7 (10.8)a12.7–32.5 (18.5)j8.8–11.0 (9.7)g10.2–22.2 (17.2)i19.7–32.8 (24.8)m15.8–22.9 (19.3)n10.2–10.5 (10.4)m
VSL/BL (%)5.4–8.0 (6.6)c6.9–18.4 (10.7)j4.6–6.2 (5.3)m6.0–19.1 (12.6)i11.4–16.0 (14.2)m7.9–13.3 (10.6)n12.3–13.3 (12.8)m
FBL/BL (%)26.0–35.4 (30.7)c28.7–38.5 (34.6)g31.2–35.0 (33.1)n23.0- 40.0 (31.3)i38.2–46.7 (41.0)m59.9–61.7 (60.8)n22.8–24.2 (23.2)m
HBL/BL (%)57.6–67.2 (62.7)c49.0–64.4 (54.4)g58.8–62.9 (60.8)n50.6–65.5 (57.7)d40.8–48.2 (45.1)m29.7–47.8 (38.8)n71.7–72.3 (72.1)m
PHL/BL (%)4.0–6.6 (5.3)a5.2–11.8 (8.5)g4.2–5.0 (4.6)l5.7–16.3 (9.5)c10.4o5.7o6.1–6.4 (6.2)m
IB-F/BL (%)12.1–21.0 (16.22)i22.1–25.1 (23.6)m14.2–18.2 (15.9)l11.3–42.8 (27.8)j43.7–44.2 (43.9)n17.9–18.3 (18.4)m
POSTCL/BL (%)8.3–15.6 (11.9)k5.0–14.2 (10.8)g6–12.7 (10.5)g2.2–7.9 (4.2)c3.6–11.4 (7.5)n1.5–2.2 (1.9)m
ATL/BL (%)15.2–23.2 (18.5)i18.2–22.9 (20.9)g14.9–21.3 (18.8)g9.6–14.1 (11.5)j11.3–13.0 (12.2)n7.8o2.3–3.5 (3.0)m
PTL/BL (%)15.0–28.0 (19.5)k19.2–24.4 (20.7)g17.5–22.3 (20.2)g9.9–14.6 (12.5)c14.0–16.7 (15.3)n8.5o3.0–4.6 (3.7)m
POSTL/BL (%)12.6–22.0 (16.2)a12.8–20.4 (16.7)g4.0–14.4 (9.2)g10.9–17.4 (13.5)c11.0–12.8 (11.9)n7.4o1.6–4.6 (3.2)m
ABE-OV/BL (%)39.0–54.9 (47.0)c40.3–49.5 (45.9)l48.5–60.8 (54.9)m57.1–71.4 (66.9)c62.4o57.2–73.2 (68.2)m
VS-OV/BL (%)6.3–14.5 (10.9)j1.6–7.6 (3.5)g15.2o19.0–31.5 (25.1)i8.1–9.0 (8.5)n29.7–45.3 (40.0)m
OV-AT/BL (%)5.3–19.2 (9.6)j9.1–16.2 (11.6)m5.0–7.9 (6.5)l0c0m2.9–7.7 (5.2)m
OVL/BL (%)10.7–25.9 (14.0)d11.0–16.2 (14.1)g9.2–11.9 (10.2)m9.9–14.6 (12.5)c14.0–16.7 (15.3)n8.5o4.3–4.8 (4.6)m
POSTUL/BL (%)20.6–36.7 (28.2)a24.3–31.0 (27.6)n22.2–31.0 (26.3)g23.5–34.6 (28.2)d23.6–26.7 (25.1)m18.1–18.4 (18.5)m
PREVITL/BL (%)16.8–28.8 (21.9)knot detectable16.0–26.7 (22.3)g31.2–46.4 (38.0)d53.3o47.6–48.2 (51.1)m
VITL/BL (%)65.1–77.1 (70.3)knot detectable65.8–74.9 (70.4)l29.9–55.3 (34.9)j22.9o48.4–53.2 (54.0)m
POSTVITL/BL (%)5.5–10.0 (7.3)inot detectable3.2–11.0 (6.5)j23.6–39.8 (35.4)d23.8o4.8–6.8 (5.9)m
SRL/BL (%)7.4–15.5 (10.9)gnot detectable10.2–14.7 (12.8)g9.9–12.1 (11.0)nnot detectable2.8–5.4 (4.3)m
BW/BL (%)1.7–2.7 (2.2)a1.9–2.6 (2.2)j2.1–2.6 (2.3)g3.2–5.7 (4.0)i3.1–4.0 (3.4)m4.6–7.1 (5.0)n10.4–11.6 (11.1)m
  1. Notes:a (n = 11); b (n = 15); c (n = 8); d (n = 7); e (n = 14); f (n = 12); g (n = 5); h (n = 13); i (n = 9); j (n = 6); k (n = 10); l (n = 4); m (n = 3); n (n = 2); o (n = 1)