Maria Isabel Blasco-Costa, Ph.D.

Job Position: Former employee - Laboratory of Helminthology

Total found: 13 records
Mendoza Palmero C. A., Blasco-Costa M. I., De Pérez-Ponce L. (2019) Morphological and molecular characterisation of a new species of Gyrodactylus von Nordmann, 1832 (Monogenoidea: Gyrodactylidae) of cichlid fishes (Perciformes) from Mexico. Parasitology International 70 : 102–111.
DOI: 10.1016/j.parint.2019.02.009
Acosta A.A., Scholz T., Blasco-Costa M. I., Alves P.V., da Silva R.J. (2018) A new genus and two new species of dactylogyrid monogeneans from gills of Neotropical catfishes (Siluriformes: Doradidae and Loricaridae) A new genus and two new species of dactylogyrid monogeneans from gills of Neotropical catfishes (Siluriformes: Doradidae and Loricaridae) 67 : 4-12.
DOI: 10.1016/j.parint.2017.09.012
Georgieva S., Blasco-Costa M. I., Kostadinova A. (2017) "Molecular characterisation of four echinostomes (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) from birds in New Zealand, with descriptions of Echinostoma novaezealandense n. sp. and Echinoparyphium poulini n. sp." Systematic Parasitology 94 : 477-497.
DOI: 10.1007/s11230-017-9712-x
Balbuena J., Míguez-Lozano R., Blasco-Costa M. I. (2013) PACo: a novel Procrustes Application to Cophylogenetic analysis PLoS ONE 8 : e61048.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0061048
Blasco-Costa M. I., Koehler A., Martin A., Poulin R. (2013) Upstream-downstream gradient in infection levels by fish parasites: a common river pattern? Parasitology 140 : 266-274.
DOI: 10.1017/S0031182012001527
Blasco-Costa M. I., Poulin R. (2013) Host traits explain the genetic structure of parasites: a meta-analysis Parasitology 140 : 1316-1322.
DOI: 10.1017/S0031182013000784
Chibwana F., Blasco-Costa M. I., Georgieva S., Hosea K., Nkwengulila G., Scholz T., Kostadinova A. (2013) A first insight into the barcodes for African diplostomids (Digenea: Diplostomidae): brain parasites in Clarias gariepinus (Siluriformes: Clariidae). Infection, Genetics and Evolution 17 : 62-70.
DOI: 10.1016/j.meegid.2013.03.037
Hernandez Orts J., Aznar F., Blasco-Costa M. I., García N., Víllora-Montero M., Crespo E., Raga J., Montero F. (2013) Description, microhabitat selection and infection patterns of sealworm larvae (Pseudoterranova decipiens species complex, Nematoda: Ascaridoidea) in fishes from Patagonia, Argentina Parasites and Vectors 6 : 252.
DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-252
Blasco-Costa M. I., Míguez-Lozano R., Sarabeev V., Balbuena J. (2012) Molecular phylogeny of species of Ligophorus (Monogenea: Dactylogyridae) and their affinities within the Dactylogyridae. Parasitology International 61 : 619–627.
DOI: 10.1016/j.parint.2012.06.004
Blasco-Costa M. I., Waters J., Poulin R. (2012) Swimming against the current: genetic structure, host mobility and the drift paradox in trematode parasites. Molecular Ecology 21 : 207–217.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2011.05374.x
Galaktionov K., Blasco-Costa M. I., Olson P. (2012) Life cycles, molecular phylogeny and historical biogeography of the 'pygmaeus' microphallids (Digenea: Microphallidae): widespread parasites of marine and coastal birds in the Holarctic. Parasitology 139 : 1346–1360.
DOI: 10.1017/S0031182012000583
Míguez-Lozano R., Pardo-Carranza T., Blasco-Costa M. I., Balbuena J. (2012) Spatial structure of helminth communities of the golden grey mullet, Liza aurata (Actinopterygii: Mugilidae), in the western Mediterranean. Journal of Parasitology 98 : 904–912.
DOI: 10.1645/GE-2897.1
Millán J., Blasco-Costa M. I. (2012) Molecular evidence of shared hookworm Ancylostoma tubaeforme haplotypes between the critically endangered Iberian lynx and sympatric domestic cats. Veterinary parasitology 186 : 518-522.
DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.11.027


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