Publications

  1. Neely, W. J., J. M. Freeman, E. C. Greiner, and N. O. Dronen. 2017. A sample of endohelminths from four species of Malaysian freshwater turtles (Geoemydidae) confiscated in 2001 by authorities in Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China. Comparative Parasitology, In Press.
  2. Dronen, N. O., N. R. Al-Kassar, A. H. Ali, M. F. Abdulhameed, B. H. Abdullah, and S. H. Al-Mayah. 2017. Intraspecific variation in adult Uvitellina iraquensis Dronen, Ali & Al-Amura, 2013 (Cyclocoelidae: Haematotrephinae) from two collection sites of white-tailed lapwing, Vanellus leucurus (Lichtenstein) (Charadriiformes: Charadriidae), in Iraq. Zootaxa 4242: 001-033. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4242.1.1
  3. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, G. R. Racz, and S. L. Gardner. 2017. Pseudopecoelus mccauleyi n. sp. and Podocotyle sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae) from the deep waters off Oregon and British Columbia with an updated key to the species of Pseudopecoelus von Wiklen, 1946 and checklist of parasites from Lycodes cortezianus (Perciformes: Zoarcidae). Acta Parasitologica 62: 231-254. DOI: 10.1515/ap-2017-0031
  4. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, and H. W. Armstrong. 2016. Podocotyle nimoyi n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae) and a re-description of Podocotyle pearsei Manter, 1934 from five species of deep-sea macrourids from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. Zootaxa 4117: 491-512. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4117.4.3
  5. Dronen, N. O., C. K. Blend, R. M. A. Khalifa, H. S. Mohamadain, and Y. F. M. Karar. 2016. Pelopscreadium aegyptense n. g., n. sp. and Pelopscreadium spongiosum (Bray &  Cribb, 1998) n. comb., (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae), each from disjunct populations of the yellow boxfish, Ostracion cubicus Linnaeus (Ostraciidae). Zootaxa 4127: 567-578. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4127.3.9
  6. Delaski, K. M., S. Nelson, N. O. Dronen, T. M. Craig, J. Pond, and K. C. Gamble. 2015. Detection and management of air sac trematodes (Szidatitrema species) in captive multispecies avian exhibits. Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery 29: 345-353. DOI: 10.1647/2015-085
  7. Dronen, N. O., and C. K. Blend. 2015. Updated keys to the genera in the subfamilies of Cyclocoelidae Stossich, 1902, including a reconsideration of species assignments, species keys and the proposal of a new genus in Szidatitreminae Dronen, 2007. Zootaxa 4053: 1-100. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4053.1.1
  8. Blend, C. K., T. Kuramochi, and N. O. Dronen. 2015. Allopodocotyle enkaimushi n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae) from the Short-Tail Grenadier, Nezumia proxima (Gadiformes: Macrouridae), from Sagami Bay, Japan, with a Key to Species of this Genus and a Checklist of Parasites Reported from this Host. Comparative Parasitology 82: 219-230. DOI: 10.1654/4773.1
  9. Blend, C. K., and N. O. Dronen. 2015. Description of a new species of Podocotyle Dujardin, 1845 (Digenea: Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae) from the cusk-eel, Luciobrotula corethromycter Cohen, 1964 (Ophidiiformes: Ophidiidae), from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. Acta Parasitologica 60: 234-243. DOI: 10.1515/ap-2015-0033
  10. Blend, C. K. and N. O. Dronen. 2014. A review of the genus Helicometra Odhner, 1902 (Digenea: Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae) with a key to species including Helicometra overstreeti n. sp. from the cusk-eel Luciobrotula corethromycter Cohen, 1964 (Ophidiiformes: Ophidiidae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Marine Biodiversity, 88p. DOI: 10.1007/s12526-014-0250-3
  11. Dronen, N. O., C. K., Blend and A. Malhota. 2014. Keys to the species of Neolebouria Gibson, 1976 (Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae). Systematic Parasitology 88: 213–225. DOI: 10.1007/s11230-014-9498-z
  12. Dronen, N. O. and V. Tkach. 2014. A new species of Morishitium Wienberg, 1928 from the red-billed blue magpie, Urocissa erythrorhyncha (Boddaert) (Corvidae) from Guizhou Province, People’s Republic of China. Zootaxa 3835: 273–282. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3835.2.7
  13. Dronen, N. O. 2014. Key to the species of Athesmia Loss, 1899 (Digenea: Dicrocoeliidae), with the description of a new species from the clapper Rail, Rallus longirostris Boddaert (Guiformes: Rallidae) from Galveston, Texas, U.S.A. Zootaxa 3815: 342–352. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3815.3.2
  14. Neesham, J., S. K. Upadhyay, A. Malhota, N. O. Dronen, C. K., Blend, and S. K. Malhota. 2014. A new species of Neolebouria Gibson, 1976 (Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae) from the whitecheek monocle bream, Scolopsis vosmeri (Perciformes: Nemipteridae), from the Panjim coast at Goa, with a checklist of parasites previously reported from this fish. Zootaxa 3802: 98–108. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3802.1.8
  15. Dronen, N. O., T. Craig and K. Gamble. 2014. Detection of cyclocoelids in their molluscan hosts in bird holding facilities. Book: technical manual being used at Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago and will be distributed to more zoos and bird breeding facilities when new edition finished.
  16. Dronen, N. O. and V. Tkach. 2013. Description of a new species of Uvitellina Witenberg, 1923 (Cyclocoelidae: Haematotrephinae) from the black-winged stilt, Himantopus himantopus (Charadriiformes: Recurvirostridae) from the Ukraine. Comparative Parasitology 80: 179–185. DOI: 10.1654/4644.1
  17. Dronen, N. O., A. H. Ali, and M. F. Al-Amura. 2013. Description of a new species of Uvitellina Witenberg, 1923 from the white-tailed lapwing, Vanellus leucurus (Lichtenstein) (Chardriiformes: Charadriidae) from Iraq. Comparative Parasitology 80: 9–16. DOI: 10.1654/4596.1
  18. Calhoun, D. M and N. O. Dronen. 2012. A reevaluation of specimens of Mesocoelium monas (Platyhelminthes: Digenea: Mesocoeliidae) from the Natural History Museum, UK and the United States National Parasite Collection, U.S.A. Zootaxa 3589: 1–29.
  19. Dronen, N. O., S. L. Gardner, and F. A. Jiménez. 2012. Details of the paranephridial system of a species of Prohytiasmus (Cyclocoelidae: Cyclocoelinae) from the American coot, Fulica americana (Rallidae) from Oklahoma, U.S.A. Journal of Parasitology 95: 1026–1028. DOI: 10.1645/GE-3094.1
  20. Dronen, N. O., D. M. Calhoun, and S. R. Simcik. 2012. Mesocoelium Odhner, 1901 (Digenea: Mesocoelidae) revisited; a revision of the family and re-evaluation of species composition in the genus. Zootaxa 3387: 1–96.
  21. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, S. L. Gardner, G. R. Racz & H. W. Armstrong. 2012. The deep-sea fish digenean genus Tellervotrema Gibson & Bray, 1982 (Opecoelidae: Plagioporinae): Re-evaluation of the type species, T. armstrongi Gibson & Bray, 1982, and T. beringi (Mamaev, 1965). Zootaxa 3295: 1–29.
  22. D’Amelio, S., S. Cavallero, N. O. Dronen, N. B. Barros and L. Paggi. 2012. Two new species of Contracaecum Railliet & Henry (Nematoda: Anisakidae), Contracaecum fagerholmi n. sp. and Contracaecum rudolphii F from the brown pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis, from the northern Gulf of Mexico. Systematic Parasitology 81: 1–16. DOI: 10.1007/s11230-011-9323-x
  23. Blend, C. K. and N.O. Dronen. 2010. Endohelminths of a Snake Mackerel Gempylus serpens (Trichiuroidea: Gempylidae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Gulf Coast Research 22: 1–8.
  24. Dronen, N. O. 2009. Reevaluation of the species composition of Bashkirovitrema Skrjabin, 1944 (Echinostomatidae: Echinostomatinae), with the description of two new species in the genus and the proposal of Kostadinovitrema guinensis n. gen., n. sp. Systematic Parasitology 74: 168–185. DOI: 10.1007/s11230-009-9216-4
  25. Dronen, N. O. 2009. Austrodiplostomum ostrowskiae n. sp. (Digenea: Diplostomidae:Diplostominae) from the double-crested cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus (Phalacrocoracidae) from the Galveston Texas area of the Gulf of Mexico, U.S.A. Comparative Parasitology 76: 34–39. DOI: 10.1654/4374.1
  26. Dronen, N. O., E. C. Greiner, D. M. Ialeggio, and T. J. Nolan. 2009. Circumvitellatrema momota n. gen., n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae: Cyclocoelinae) from a captive-hatched blue-crowned motmot, Momotus momota (Momotidae), being maintained in quarantine at the Animal Health Center of the Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Zootaxa 2161: 60–68.
  27. Dronen, N. O. and J. M. Kinsella. 2009. A new cyclocoelid (Digenea) genus from the grey-winged trumpeter, Psophia crepitans (Aves: Gruiformes: Psophiidae), from Guyana. Journal of Parasitology 95: 175–177. DOI: 10.1645/GE-1628.1
  28. Blend, C. K. and N. O. Dronen 2008. Selfcoelum lamothei n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae: Cyclocoelinae) from the air sacs of the long-billed curlew, Numenius americanus Bechstein (Scolopacidae), from the Galveston, Texas area, U.S.A. Invited article for commemorative volume for Dr. Rafael Lamothe Argumedo, Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 79: 41S–48S.
  29. Dronen, N. O. and C. K. Blend. 2008. Patagifer lamothei n. sp. (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) from the white ibis, Eudocimus albus (Threskiornithidae) from the Galveston area of Texas, U.S.A. Invited article for commemorative volume for Dr. Rafael Lamothe Argumedo, Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 79: 23S–32S.
  30. Raychard, K. A., C. K. Blend, and N. O. Dronen. 2008. New Species of Prodistomum Linton, 1910 (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from the Longtail Bass, Hemanthias leptus (Ginsburg, 1952) in the Bay of Campeche, Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Parasitology 94: 905–906. DOI: 10.1645/GE-1432.1
  31. Dronen, N. O. and C. K. Blend. 2008. Observations on the Parorchis acanthus complex (Philophthalmidae: Parorchiinae) with the description of three new species of Parorchis Nicoll, 1907, the replacement of the preoccupied junior homonym Paratrema Dronen & Badley, 1979 with Stenomesotrema nomen novum. Zootaxa 1843: 1–23.
  32. Lemke, L. B., N. O. Dronen, J. G. Fox and P. R. Nambiar. 2008. Infestation of wild-caught American bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana) by multiple species of metazoan parasites. Journal of the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science 47: 42–46. PMCID: PMC2654010
  33. Dronen, N. O. and B. Fried. 2008. Comparative study of the age classes of two species of Phylophthalmus (Philophthalmidae: Philophthalminae). Comparative Parasitology 75: 12–23. DOI: 10.1654/4307.1
  34. Dronen, N. O., C. K. Blend, S. L. Gardner, and F. A. Jiménez. 2008. Two cyclocoelids from the lesser yellowlegs, Tringa flavipes (Scolopacidae), from the central flyway of North America, including the description of Haematotrephus selfi n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae). Comparative Parasitology 75: 1–11. DOI: 10.1654/4298.1
  35. Abdou, N. El-Sayad and N. O. Dronen. 2007. Studies on the juveniles of a species of Anisakis (Nematoda: Anisakidae) from the orangespotted trevally, Carangoides bayad (Carangidae) from the Red Sea, Egypt. Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology 37: 1–10. PMID: 18383805
  36. Dronen, N. O. 2007. Revision of the family Cyclocoelidae Stossich, 1902 with the proposal of two new subfamilies and the description of a new species of Morishitium Witenberg, 1928 from the common snipe, Gallinag gallinago, from Texas, U.S.A. Zootaxa 1563: 55–68.
  37. Dronen, N. O., S. L. Gardner, and F. A. Jiménez. 2007. Stictodora cablei n. sp. (Digenea: Heterophyidae) from the royal tern, Sterna maxima (Laridae: Sterninae) from Puerto Rico and the Brazos County area of the Texas Gulf coast, U.S.A., with a list of other helminthes recovered in Texas. Zootaxa 1432: 35–56.
  38. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, and H. W. Armstrong 2007. Macrourimegatrema gadoma n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae) from the doublethread grenadier Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean) (Macrouridae) in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. Systematic Parasitology 67: 93–99. DOI: 10.1007/s11230-006-9074-2
  39. Dronen, N. O. and C. K. Blend. 2007. Ophthalmophagus bucephali n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae) from the American goldeneye, Bucephala clangula americana (Anatidae) from the central flyway of North America, with a list of parasites previously reported from goldeneye. Comparative Parasitology 74: 48–74. DOI: 10.1654/4221.1
  40. Dronen, N. O. 2007. Wardianum catoptrophori n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae: Haematotrephinae) from the willet, Catoptrophorus semipalmatus (Scolopacidae) from the Galveston, Texas area of the Gulf of Mexico. Comparative Parasitology 74: 35–40. DOI: 10.1654/4245.1
  41. Dronen, N. O., T. M. Craig, and E. E. Hammond. 2006. Szidatitrema yamagutii n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae: Ophthalmophaginae) from the bearded barbet, Lybius dubius (Capitionidae), and the white-necked myna, Streptocitta albicollis (Sturnidae), that died in the tropical bird house at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, Lousiana, U.S.A. Zootaxa 1219: 59–68.
  42. Dronen, N. O., S. L. Gardner, and F. A. Jiménez. 2006. Haematotrephus limnodromi n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae) from the Long-billed dowitcher, Limnodromus scolopacceus (Scolopacidae) from the central flyway of North America. Zootaxa 1153: 51–61.
  43. Dronen, N. O., S. L. Gardner, and F. A. Jiménez. 2006. Selfcoelum limnodromi n. gen., n. sp. (Digenea: Cyclocoelidae: Cyclocoelinae) from the long-billed dowitcher, Limnodromus scolopaceus (Charadriiformes: Scolopacidae) from Oklahoma, U.S.A. Zootaxa 1131: 49–58.
  44. Abdou, N. E., N. O. Dronen, and C. K. Blend. 2006. Karyakartia egyptensis n. sp. (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from the Jarbua terapon, Terapon jarbua (Forsskål) (Perciformes: Terapontidae), from the Red Sea and emendation of Karyakartia. Journal of Parasitology 92: 73–76. DOI: 10.1645/GE-3415.1
  45. Bhuthimethee, M., N. O. Dronen, and W. H. Neill. 2006. Metazoan parasite communities of sentinel bluegill cages in two urbanizing streams, San Antonio, Texas. Journal of Parasitology 91: 1358–1367. DOI: 10.1645/GE-3463.1
  46. Dronen, N. O., C. K. Blend, and A. J. Davis. 2005. Caiguiria himantopae n. sp. (Digenea: Heterophyidae) from the black-necked stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Recurvirostridae), from the Galveston area of the Texas Gulf Coast, including a list of other endohelminths found. Comparative Parasitology 72: 22–27. DOI: 10.1654/4154
  47. Dronen, N. O. and C. K. Blend. 2005. Clestobothrium gibsoni n. sp. (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidae) from the bullseye grenadier Bathygadus macrops Goode and Bean (Gadidae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Systematic Parasitology 60: 59–63. DOI: 10.1007/s11230-004-1376-7
  48. Dronen, N. O., and C. K. Blend. 2005. A new genus and species of cyclocoelid from the black-necked stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Recurvirostidae), from Galveston, Texas. Journal of Parasitology 91: 108–110. DOI: 10.1645/GE-3690
  49. Murray, R. A., N. O. Dronen, and C. K. Blend. 2004. Endohelminths from five rare species of turtles (Batagutidae) from southeast Asia confiscated by international authorities in Hong Kong, China. Zootaxa 786: 1–12.
  50. Murray, R. A., N. O. Dronen, and C. K. Blend. 2004. Endohelminths from the black marsh turtle, Siebenrockiella crassicollis, consfiscated by international authorities in Hong Kong, China. Comparative Parasitology 71: 255–257. DOI: 10.1654/4137
  51. Dronen, N. O., C. K. Blend, and A. L. Davis. 2004. Emendment of the subfamilies Caiguiriinae and Pygidiopsinae (Digenea) with a redescription of Caiguiria anterouteria (Digenea: Heterophyidae) and reassignment of Pygydiopsis crassus to Caiguiria. Zootaxa 417: 1–12.
  52. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, and H. W. Armstrong. 2004. Macrourimegatrema brayi n. gen., n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae) from four species of deep-sea macrourid fishes from the Gulf of Mexico and Carribbean Sea, with a review of parasites reported from species of Bathygadus Günther and Gadomus Regan (Macrouridae). Zootaxa 566: 1–18.
  53. Dronen, N. O. and C. K. Blend. 2003. Clestobothrium neglectum (Lönnberg, 1893) n. comb. (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidae) from the tadpole fish Raniceps raninus (L) (Gadidae) from Sweden. Systematic Parasitology 56: 189–194. DOI: 10.1023/B:SYPA.0000003805.07946.cd
  54. Dronen, N. O., C. K. Blend, and C. K. Anderson. 2003. Endohelminths from the brown pelican Pelecanus occidentalis and the American white pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchus from Galveston Bay, Texas, U.S.A. and checklist of pelican parasites. Comparative Parasitology 70: 140–154. DOI: 10.1654/1525-2647(2003)070[0140:EFTBPP]2.0.CO;2
  55. Blend, C. K. and N. O. Dronen. 2003. Bothriocephalus gadellus n. sp. (Cestoda: Bothriocephalidae) from the beardless codling Gadella imberbis (Vaillant) (Moridae) in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico, with a review of species of Bothriocephalus Rudolphi, 1808 reported from gadiform fishes. Systematic Parasitology 54: 33–42. DOI: 10.1023/A:1022102111388
  56. Dronen, N. O. and H-W. Chen. 2002. Endohelminths of the little blue heron, Egretta caerulea, from the Texas Gulf Coast. Comparative Parasitology 69: 96–99. DOI: 10.1654/1525-2647(2002)069[0096:EFTLBH]2.0.CO;2
  57. Dronen, N. O., W. J. Wardle and M. Bhuthimethee. 2002. Helminthic parasites from willets, Catoptrophorus semipalmatus (Charadriiformes: Scolopacidae) from the area of Galveston, Texas, U.S.A, including descriptions of Kowalewskiella catoptrophori sp. n. and Kowalewskiella macrospinum sp. n. (Cestoda: Dilepididae). Comparative Parasitology 69: 43–50. DOI: 10.1654/1525-2647(2002)069[0043:HPFWCS]2.0.CO;2
  58. Pitts, R. M., N. O. Dronen and J. W. Bickham. 2000. Additional occurrence of the filaroid nematode, Litomosoides westi, in Geomys sp. in Texas. Texas Journal of Science 52: 69–71.
  59. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, and H. W. Armstrong. 2000. Six new species of Lepidapedon Stafford, 1904 (Digenea: Lepocreadiidae) from deep-sea macrourid fishes from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, with revised keys to the species of the genus. Systematic Parasitology 45: 1–23. DOI: 10.1023/A:1006281324802
  60. Harris, C. E. and N. O. Dronen. 1999. Megenteron manteri n. sp. and Steringophorus sp. (Fellodistomidae) from Monomitopus agassizzi (Ophidiidae) in the Gulf of Mexico. Systematic Parasitology 44: 153–156. DOI: 10.1023/A:1006207928399
  61. Tehrany, M. R., N. O. Dronen, and W. J. Wardle. 1999. Revision of Bursacetabulus (Diplostomidae: Diplostominae) with the proposal of Bursatintinnabulus gen. n., and the description of Bursatintinnabulus bassanus sp. n. and Bursacetabulus morus sp. n. from the Northern Gannet, Morus bassanus (Sulidae) from the Texas Gulf Coast. Journal of Parasitology 85: 531–533. DOI: 10.2307/3285790
  62. Dronen, N. O., M. R. Tehrany and W. J. Wardle. 1999. Diplostomes from the brown pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis (Pelecanidae) from the Galveston, Texas area, including two new species of Bursacetabulus gen. n. Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 66: 21–24.
  63. Dronen, N. O., S. R. Simcik, J. J. Scharninghauser, and R. M. Pitts. 1999. Thysanotaenia congolensis sp. n. (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from the lesser savanna cane rat, Thryonomys gregorianus from Democratic Republic of Congo, Africa. Journal of Parasitology 85: 90–92. DOI: 10.2307/3285706
  64. Marin, S. L., W. E. Grant, and N. O. Dronen. 1998. Simulation of population dynamics of the parasite Haematoloechus coloradensis in its three host species: Effects of environmental temperature and precipitation. Ecological Modeling 105: 185–211. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(97)00160-9
  65. Dronen, N. O., J. E. Badley, M. R. Tehrany , and W. J. Wardle. 1998. Endocotyle bushi (Trematoda: Microphallidae) from willets, Catoptrophorus semipalmatus from Galveston, Texas. Journal of Parasitology 84: 1278–1279. PMID: 9920330
  66. Dronen, N. O., J. E. Badley, and W. J. Wardle. 1998. Himasthla catoptrophori sp. n. (Trematoda: Echinostomatidae) from Willets, Catoptrophorus semipalmatus (Charadiiformes: Scolopacidae) from the Galveston, Texas area. Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 65: 21–23.
  67. Purvis, J. R., M. J. Peterson, N. O. Dronen, J. R. Lichtenfels, T. L. Lester, and N. J. Silvy. 1997. Northern bobwhites as disease reservoirs for the Attwater’s prairie chicken. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 34: 348–354.
  68. Peterson, M. J., J. R. Purvis, N. O. Dronen, N. J. Silvy, T. M. Craig, and J. R. Lichtenfels. 1997. Serologic and parasitologic survey of the endangered Attwater’s prairie chicken. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 34: 137–144.
  69. Purvis, J. R., D. E. Gawlik, N. O. Dronen, and N. J. Silvy. 1997. Helminths of geese wintering along the Texas gulf coast. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 33: 660–663.
  70. Kerr, S. F., W. E. Grant, and N. O. Dronen. 1997. A simulation model of the infection cycle of Leishmania mexicana in Neotoma micropus. Ecological Modeling 98: 187–197. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(96)01914-X
  71. Rubec, L. A., C. K. Blend, and N. O. Dronen. 1995. Syncoelicotyloides zaniophori n. sp. (Monogenea: Microcotylidae) from the gills of Coryphaenoides zaniophorus (Macrouridae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Parasitology 81: 957–960. DOI: 10.2307/3284048
  72. Kerr, S. F., C. P. McHugh, and N. O. Dronen. 1995. Leishmaniasis in Texas: Prevalence and seasonal transmission of Leishmania mexicana in Neotoma micropus. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 53: 73–77. PMID: 7625538
  73. Dronen, N. O., Z. H. Homesley, and A. G. Cleveland. 1995. Conodiplostomum asymmetricum n. sp. (Diplostomidae: Diplostominae) from Niviventer cremoriventer (Muridae) from Yunnan Province of the Peoples Republic of China. Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 62: 131–141.
  74. Schmid, J. L. and N. O. Dronen. 1995. The intestinal helminths of Mottled Duck, (Anas fulvigula maculosa) from the east Texas Gulf Coast. Southwestern Naturalist 40: 216–221.
  75. Dronen, N. O., Z. H. Homesley, and A. G. Cleveland. 1995. Niviventertrema yunnanensis n. gen., n. sp. (Lecithodendriidae: Pleurogeninae) from Niviventer cremoriventer (Muridae) from Yunnan Province of the Peoples Republic of China. Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 62: 18–21.
  76. Dronen, N. O., S. L. Marin, and E. J. Taylor. 1994. Drepanidotaenia teshekpukensis n. sp. (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae) from black brant, Branta bernicla nigricans, from the Teshekpuk Lake area of Alaska. Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 61: 205–207.
  77. Dronen, N. O., J. R. Lindsey, L. M. Ross, and G. M. Krise. 1994. Helminths from the mallard duck, Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus, wintering in the post oak savannah of south-central Texas. Southwestern Naturalist 39: 203–205.
  78. Dronen, N. O. 1994. Utilization of the trophic structure of small pond ecosystems in South-Central Texas by frog helminth parasites. Texas Journal of Science 46: 173–186.
  79. Dronen, N. O., C. K. Blend, and J. D. McEachran. 1994. Echinobreviceca coelorhynchae n. gen., n. sp. (Echinobrevicecinae n. subf.), a fellodistomid from Coelorhynchus coelorhynchus (Macrouridae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Parasitology 80: 309–311. DOI: 10.2307/3283763
  80. Rubec, L. A. and N. O. Dronen. 1994. Macrouridophora halargyrea n. sp. (Monogenea: Diclidophoridae) from Halagyreus johnsonii (Moridae) in the Northeastern Atlantic. Systematic Parasitology 29: 177–180. DOI: 10.1007/BF00009674
  81. Rubec, L. A. and N. O. Dronen. 1994. Revision of the genus Diclidophora Kroyer, 1838 (Monogenea: Diclidophoridae), with the proposal of Macrouridophora n. g. Systematic Parasitology 28: 159–185. DOI: 10.1007/BF00009516
  82. Dronen, N. O., R. M. Pitts, and M. J. Smolen. 1994. Monoecocestus centroovarium sp. n. (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from Attwater’s pocket gopher, Geomys attwateri from the San Antonio area of Texas. Journal of the Helminthological Society of Washington 61: 61–63.
  83. Blend, C. K., N. O. Dronen, and J. D. McEachran. 1993. Buticulotrema stenoauchenus n. gen., n. sp. (Digenea: Opecoelidae) from Malacocephalus occidentalis and Nuzemia aequalis (Macrouridae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Parasitology 79: 674–676. PMID: 8410537
  84. Baumgardner, G., N. O. Dronen, and D. J. Schmidly. 1992. Distributional status of short-tailed shrews, Genus Blarina in Texas. Southwestern Naturalist 37: 326–328.
  85. McCracken, R. O., K. B. Lipkowitz, and N. O. Dronen. 1992. Efficacy of Albendazole and Mebendazole against Hymenolepis microstomea and Hymenolepis diminuta. Parasitology Research 78: 108–111. DOI: 10.1007/BF00931650
  86. Dronen, N. O., G. G. Schmidt, B. Allison, and J. W. Mellen. 1988. Some parasitic helminths from the American oystercatcher, Haematopus palliatus from the Texas gulf coast and the common pied oystercatcher, H. ostralegus from New Zealand, including Dildotaenia macroovarium gen. et. sp. n. (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae). Journal of Parasitology 74: 864–887. DOI: 10.2307/3282267
  87. Mellen, J.W. and N.O. Dronen. 1987. Some digenetic trematodes of the wood ibis, Mycterus americana including a new species of Ascocotyle. Transaction of the American Microscopical Society 106: 269–272.
  88. Underwood, H.T. and N.O. Dronen. 1986. Neocyclustera ralli gen. et. sp. n. (Cestoda: Dilepididae) and other endohelminths from clapper rails, Rallus longirostris, from a marsh in Galveston, Texas. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 53: 59–62.
  89. Dronen, N.O. 1985. Digenetic trematodes from the roseate spoonbill, Ajaia ajaja from the Texas gulf coast. Transaction of the American Microscopical Society 104: 261–266.
  90. Jay, J.M. and N.O. Dronen. 1985. The effects of parasitism and long term cutaneous respiration upon the survival of Stagnicola bulimoides techella. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 52: 204–205.
  91. Underwood, H.T. and N.O. Dronen. 1985. Endohelminths of fishes from the upper San Marcos River. Southwestern Naturalist 29: 377–380.
  92. Jay, J.M. and N.O. Dronen. 1984. Caloric value of the liver fluke, Fasciola hepatica. Texas Journal of Science 35: 155–156.
  93. Ingham, R.E. and N.O. Dronen. 1983. Some effects of seasonality on parasitic infection in largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides, (Lacepede). Southwestern Naturalist 27: 223–224.
  94. Dronen, N.O., L.A. Rubec, and H.T. Underwood. 1982. Seasonal fluctuations in the population density of Alloglossidium corti, (Digenea: Macroderoididae) in channel catfish from the Little Brazos River, Texas. Southwestern Naturalist 27: 73–78.
  95. Huey, R. and N.O. Dronen. 1981. Nematode and cestode parasites from the roseate spoonbill, Ajaia ajaja, including Paradilepis diminuta sp. n. (Cestoda: Dilepididae). Journal of Parasitology 67: 721–723. DOI: 10.2307/3280450
  96. Ingham, R.E. and N.O. Dronen. 1981. Endohelminth parasites of largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides, from Belton and Livingston Reservoirs, Central Texas. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 47: 140–142.
  97. Dronen, N.O. and H.T. Underwood. 1980. Pseudomagninvitellinum ictalurum gen. et. sp. n. (Digenea: Macroderoididae) from the black bullhead of South-Central Texas. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 47: 52–54.
  98. Guidry, E. V. and N. O. Dronen. 1980. Hatching, locomotion, and migration notes on the primary larva of Kiricephalus coarctatus (Diesing, 1850) Sambone, 1922 (Pentastomida: Porocephalidae). Journal of Parasitology 66: 686–688. DOI: 10.2307/3280535
  99. Dronen, N. O. and J. E. Badley. 1979. Helminths of shorebirds from the Texas gulf coast. I. Digenea from the long-billed curlew, Numenius americanus. Journal of Parasitology 65: 645–649. DOI: 10.2307/3280335
  100. Badley, J. E. and N. O. Dronen. 1979. Some helminth parasites from the common grackle of southwestern Texas. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 116: 149–150.
  101. Dronen, N. O. 1978. The host-parasite population dynamics of Haematoloechus coloradensis Cort., 1915 (Digenea: Plagiorchiidae). American Midland Naturalist 99: 330–349.
  102. Dronen, N. O. and H. T. Underwood. 1977. The life cycle of Cephalogonimus vesicaudus (Digenea: Cephalogonimidae) from Trionyx spiniferus from Texas. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 44: 198–200.
  103. Dronen, N. O., L. A. Rubec, and H. T. Underwood. 1977. Two digenetic trematodes from Urophycis ciratus (Gadidae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Transaction of the American Microscopical Society 96: 403–406.
  104. Dronen, N. O. and E. V. Guidry. 1977. The use of selected ratios as an additional comparative tool in the systematics of some digenetic trematodes (Ochetosomatidae). Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 44: 223.
  105. Dronen, N. O., H. T. Underwood, and M. T. Suderman. 1977. Textrema hopkinsi gen. et sp. n. (Digenea: Cryptogonimidae) from the largemouth bass of Central Texas. Journal of Parasitology 63: 282–284. DOI: 10.2307/3280059
  106. Underwood, H. T. and N. O. Dronen. 1977. The molluscan intermediate hosts for species of Haematoloechus Looss, 1899 (Digenea: Plagiorchiidae) from raniid frogs of Texas. Journal of Parasitology 63: 122.
  107. Dronen, N. O. 1977. Studies on the population structure of two species of Haematoloechus Looss, 1899 (Digenea: Plagiorchiidae) in raniid frogs of New Mexico. Proceedings of the Helminthological Society of Washington 44: 68–122.
  108. Dronen, N. O. and L. R. Penner. 1975. Concerning Philopthalmus andersoni sp. n. (Trematoda: Philophthalmidae), another ocular helminth from birds which develops in a marine gastropod. University of Connecticut Occasional Papers (Biological Sciences Series) 2: 217–224.
  109. Dronen, N. O. 1975. Studies on the life cycle of Haematoloechus colorandensis Cort., 1915 (Digenea: Plagiorchidae), with emphasis on host susceptibility to infection. Journal of Parasitology 61: 657–660.
  110. Dronen, N. O. and B. Z. Lang. 1974. The life cycle of Cephalogoniumus salamandrus sp. n. (Trematoda: Cephalogonimidae) from Ambystoma tigrinum (Green) from Eastern Washington. Journal of Parasitology 60: 75–79.
  111. Dronen, N. O. 1973. Studies on the macrocercous cercariae of the Douglas Lake Area of Michigan. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 92: 641–648. (Work supported in part by Grant-in-Aid from Society of the Sigma Xi).
  112. Lang, B. Z., N. O. Dronen, F. W. Rachford, and L. N. Gleason. 1974. Metagonimoides oregonensis Price, 1931 (Trematoda: Heterophyidae) in California, Washington, Oregon, Michigan and North Carolina and its development in hamsters. Northwest Science 48: 125–131.
  113. Lang, B. Z. and N. O. Dronen. 1972. Prostodendrium naviculum Macy, 1936, and Cephalophallus obscurus Macy and Moore, 1954 (Trematoda: Lecithodendriidae) from Mustella vision Schreber in Michigan. Journal of Parasitology 58: 384. PMID: 5022875
  114. Lang, B. Z. and N. O. Dronen. 1972. Host-parasite relationships of Fasciola hepatica in the white mouse. IV. Studies on worm transfer and the induction of acquired immunity by worms of different ages. Journal of Parasitology 58: 84–87.
  115. Lang, B. Z. and N. O. Dronen. 1971. Eggs and attachment sites for egg capsules of Valvata lewisi. Nautilus 84: 9–12.

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