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Professor Boyko B. Georgiev

Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
2 Gagarin Street, 1113 Sofia
Bulgaria

Phone 1: (+3592) 871 7195 (via operator)
Phone 2: (+3592) 870 5012 (direct)
Fax: (+3592) 870 5498

E-mail addresses:
bbg@ecolab.bas.bg (preferred for professional correspondence)
boyko_georgiev@yahoo.com

Curriculum vitae

Date and place of birth: 14 October 1957, Sofia

Education and degrees

1982: MSc, Faculty of Biology, St Kliment Okhridski University of Sofia; thesis: Marine blue-green algae from Northern and Central parts of the Bulgarian Black Sea coast, supervisor Dr S. Draganov

1991: PhD, Institute of Parasitology, BAS; thesis: Cestodes of the family Dilepididae from passeriform birds in Bulgaria: faunistic, morphological and taxonomic studies, supervisor Dr T. Genov

2007: DSc, Central Laboratory of General Ecology, BAS; thesis: Taxonomy and phylogeny of the cestode superfamily Paruterinoidea (Cyclophyllidea)

Employment

1982-1989: Biologist, Central Laboratory of Helminthology, BAS

1989-1995: Research Fellow, Institute of Parasitology, BAS

1995-1996: Research Fellow, Institute of Ecology, BAS

1996-2009: Associate Professor, Central Laboratory of General Ecology, BAS (CLGE-BAS)

1996-1999: Scientific Secretary of CLGE-BAS (Deputy Director responsible for research projects and PhD programmes)

Temporary position (July 2004 - July 2006): Researcher, Parasitology Division, Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, London, UK (on leave from CLGE-BAS)

2002-present: Leader, Research Group Parasite Biodiversity and Ecology of Parasite Communities

2006-2010: Head, Department of Biodiversity, CLGE-BAS

2009-present: Professor

2010-present: Head, Department of Animal Diversity and Resources, Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Foreign Visits

1987: One-month specialisation, Parasitic Worms Division, The Natural History Museum, London. Studies on dilepidid and paruterinid cestodes. Supervisor: Dr D.I. Gibson

1993: Three-months specialisation, Parasitic Worms Division, The Natural History Museum, London. Studies on paruterinid cestodes. Supervisor: Dr D.I. Gibson

2004-2006: Temporary research position, Parasitic Worms Division, The Natural History Museum, London. Studies on cyclophyllidean cestodes

1984-2012: Short-term visits for joint studies in cestode systematics to:

Department of Zoology, Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest

Institute of Zoology, National Academy of Sciences of the Ukraine, Kiev

Department of Zoology, The Natural History Museum, London

Department of Invertebrates, The Natural History Museum, Geneva

Department of Zoology, Agricultural University, Brno, Czech Republic

Naturkunde Museum, Humboldt Universität, Berlin

Biological Station of the Donana Biosphere Reserve (CSIC), Seville

Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Ceske Budejovice

Instituto de Acuicultura Torre de la Sal (CSIC), Ribera de Cabanes (Castellon)

H.W. Manter Laboratory of Parasitology, University of Nebraska State Museum, Lincoln (Nebraska)

Laboratory of Parasitology, Institute of Animal Systematics and Ecology (Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences), Novosibirsk

Department of Evolutionary Biology and Ecology, University of Connecticut, Storrs

Field Research Experience

Member of expeditions for parasitological field studies in Bulgaria (1983-2016), Russia (Karasuk Lakes, West Siberia, 2002), Spain (Doñana National Park, Odiel Marshes, Bay of Cádiz, Veta la Palma, Laguna di Medina, Ebro Delta, 2004-2010), Costa Rica (Cordillera de Guanacaste, 2004, 2005, 2007), Chilean Patagonia (Fiordo Comau, Región de Los Lagos, 2008), Gabon (Haut-Ogooué Province, 2009), Malaysia (Gombak Biological Station, Selangor, 2010), Iran (Hormozgan Province, 2010), China (Xinglong Mountain, Lanzhou Shifogou National Forest Park, Lanshan Forest Park, Gansu Province, 2011), Brazil (Atlantic Rain Forests, São Paulo State and wetland along Paraiba dos Sul River, 2011), Ethiopia (Wondo Genet and Lake Ziway, 2012), Madagascar (Sahambaky Rain Forest, Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Miromizaha Rain Forest, 2013), Vietnam (Tam Dao National Park, Xuan Son National Park, Cat Ba National Park, 2014) (link to photogallery)

Professional Achievements and Awards

Editorial Board, Folia Parasitologica (1997-present) (link)

Editorial Board, Systematic Parasitology (1998-present) (link)

Editorial Board, Acta Parasitologica (2002-present) (link)

Editorial Board, Zoology and Ecology (former Acta Zoologica Lituanica) (2005-present) (link)

Editorial Board, ZooKeys (2008-present) (link)

Editorial Board, Journal of Parasitology Research (2008-present) (link)

Advisory Board, Scientia Parasitologica (2010-present) (link)

Editorial Board, Vestnik Zoologii (2010-present) (link)

Research Associate, Department of Life Sciences, Natural History Museum, London (2006-present) (link)

Member of Bulgarian Society for Parasitology (since 1984), Member of its Executive Board (1999-2007), President (2011-present)

Co-organiser, Third International Workshop for Systematic Zoology of Tapeworms, Sofia, 1999

Corresponding Member, Natural History Museum of Geneva, Switzerland (awarded by the Administrative Council of the City of Geneva, October 2009)(link)

Evaluator of project proposals, Programme CAPACITIES - Regional Potential, EU FP7 (2011)

Students

Co-supervisor of Gergana P. Vasileva, PhD, 1996-1999 (link)

Co-supervisor of Zlatka M. Dimitrova (Thracian University, Stara Zagora), PhD, 1997-1999 (link)

Supervisor of Dian M. Georgiev (Thracian University, Stara Zagora), PhD, 2000-2003 (link)

Supervisor of Pavel N. Nikolov, PhD, 2000-2004 (link)

Supervisor of Yasen Mutafchiev, PhD, 2006-2008 (link)

Co-supervisor of Aneta Yoneva, PhD, 2007-2009 (link)

Co-supervisor of Anelia Bobeva, PhD, 2011-2014 (link)

Co-supervisor of Martin Marinov, PhD, 2011-2014 (link)

Co-supervisor of Borislav Stoyanov, 2012-2016 (link)

Co-supervisor of Natalia da Mata Luchetti (Universidade de São Paulo, Instituto de Biociências), PhD, 2012-2017 (link)

Co-supervisor of Boyko Neov, 2012-2016 (link)

Co-supervisor of Yana Dimitrova, 2013-2016 (link)

Co-supervisor of Margarita Marinova (Thracian University, Stara Zagora), PhD, 2013-2016 (link)

Teaching

1996/1997; 1997/1998; 1998/1999: Zoology, Agricultural Faculty, Slavic University, Sofia

1999/2000: Biological Resources Conservation, Faculty of Biology, St. Kliment Okhridsky University of Sofia

2002-2004, 2007: Biodiversity and Biological Resources, Agrarian University, Plovdiv

2003-2004, 2007-2010: Biodiversity Conservation, Agrarian University, Plovdiv

2007-2014: Introduction in Scientific Research (Biological Sciences), Centre for Education, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (course for PhD students)

2008-2014: Principles of Taxonomy and Phylogeny, Centre for Education, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (course for PhD students, together with P. Nikolov)

2008-2014: Principles of Taxonomy, Faculty of Biology, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia (course for MSc students, together with P. Nikolov)

2013-2014: Biodiversity Conservation, Centre for Education, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (course for PhD students, together with S. Nikolov)

2014: Biodiversity and Biological Resources, New Bulgarian University, Sofia

Research interests

Main Areas of Research

Systematics of cyclophyllidean cestodes (Paruterinidae, Dilepididae, Metadilepididae, Hymenolepididae, Anoplocephalidae)

Evolution of host-parasite associations

Cestode life cycles

Ecological consequences of parasitism for populations and ecosystems

Current and Recent Projects

2008-2017: Planetary Biodiversity Inventory: A survey of the tapeworms (Cestoda: Platyhelminthes) from the vertebrate bowels of the earth (Funded by US National Science Foundation, Project Leader: Professor J.N. Caira, University of Connecticut, USA) (link)

2009-2012: WETLANET: Enhancing research potential by strengthening a local network of laboratories for stydying wetland ecosystems functioning, restoration and management (Funded by European Commission, CAPACITIES, Project Leader: Professor B.B. Georgiev)(link)

2009-2012: CEBDER: Development of National Centre of Excellence in Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research (Funded by National Science Fund of the Republic of Bulgaria, Project Leader: Professor B.B. Georgiev)(link)

Publications

2017

Mariaux J, Tkach VV, Vasileva GP, Waeschenbach A, Beveridge I, Dimitrova YD, Haukisalmi V, Greiman SE, Littlewood DTJ, Makarikov AA, Phillips AJ, Razafiarisolo T, Widmer V & Georgiev BB 2017. Cyclophyllidea van Beneden in Braun, 1900. In Planetary Biodiversity Inventory (2008–2017): Tapeworms from Vertebrate Bowels of the Earth. J. N. Caira and K. Jensen (eds.). University of Kansas, Natural History Museum, Special Publication No. 25, Lawrence, KS, USA, pp. 77–148. (link)

Caira JN, Jensen K, Georgiev BB, Kuchta R, Littlewood DTJ, Mariaux J, Scholz T, Tkach VV & Waeschenbach A 2017. An overview of tapeworms from vertebrate bowels of the earth. In Planetary Biodiversity Inventory (2008–2017): Tapeworms from Vertebrate Bowels of the Earth. J. N. Caira and K. Jensen (eds.). University of Kansas, Natural History Museum, Special Publication No. 25, Lawrence, KS, USA, pp. 1–20 (link)

Dimitrova YD, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2017) Redescriptions of four Palaeotropical species of the cestode genus Notopentorchis Burt, 1938 (Cyclophyllidea: Paruterinidae). Zootaxa 4290 (1): 061–082 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4290.1.3 (link)

Mutafchiev Y, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2017) Description of Acuaria europaea n. sp. (Spirurida: Acuariidae) from Dendrocopos syriacus (Hemprich & Ehrenberg) and Oriolus oriolus (L.) (Aves) in Europe, with results of re-examination of related European species of Acuaria Bremser, 1811. Systematic Parasitology 94(2): 201–214 DOI 10.1007/s11230-016-9695-z (link)

Stoyanov B, Georgieva S, Pankov P, Kudlai O, Kostadinova A, Georgiev BB (2017) Morphology and molecules reveal the alien Posthodiplostomum centrarchi Hoffman, 1958 as the third species of Posthodiplostomum Dubois, 1936 (Digenea: Diplostomidae) in Europe. Systematic Parasitology 94(1): 1-20 DOI: 10.1007/s11230-016-9680-6 (link)

Yoneva A, Kuchta R, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2017) The first data on the vitellogenesis of paruterinid tapeworms: an ultrastructural study of Dictyterina cholodkowskii (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea). Parasitology Research 116(1): 327-334 DOI 10.1007/s00436-016-5295-8 (link)

2016

Stoyanov B, Huyse T, Pankov P, Georgiev BB (2016) Morphological and molecular identification of Gyrodactylus bubyri Osmanov, 1965 (Monogenea: Gyrodactylidae) from Caucasian dwarf goby, Knipowitschia caucasica (Berg) (Actinopterygii: Gobionellidae) from a Black Sea lagoon. Parasitology Research 115(4): 1617–1625, DOI 10.1007/s00436-015-4899-8 (link)

2015

Redón S, Green AJ, Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Amat F (2015) Influence of developmental stage and sex on infection of the American brine shrimp Artemia franciscana Kellogg, 1906 by avian cestodes in Ebro Delta salterns, Spain. Aquatic Invasions 10(4): 415-423 (link)

Redón S, Berthelemy NJ, Mutafchiev Y, Amat F, Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP (2015) Helminth parasites from Artemia franciscana (Crustacea, Branchiopoda) in the Great Salt Lake, Utah: first data from the native range of this invader of European wetlands. Folia Parasitologica 62: 030 doi: 10.14411/fp.2015.030 (link)
Reprint Request - Artemia Great Salt Lake

Marinova MH, Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP (2015) Description of Diorchis thracica n. sp. (Cestoda, Hymenolepididae) from Ruddy Shelduck, Tadorna ferruginea (Pallas) (Anseriformes, Anatidae) in Bulgaria. Systematic Parasitology 91(3): 261-271; DOI
10.1007/s11230-015-9569-9 (link)
Reprint Request - Diorchis thracica

Stoyanov B, Neov B, Pankov P, Radoslavov G, Hristov P, Georgiev BB (2015) Redescription of Aphalloides coelomicola Dollfus, Chabaud & Golvan, 1957 (Digenea, Opisthorchioidea) based on specimens from Knipowitschia caucasica (Berg) (Actinopterygii, Gobionellidae) from a Black Sea lagoon, with comments on the systematic position of the genus. Systematic Parasitology 91: 1–12 DOI 10.1007/s11230-015-9559-y (link)
Reprint Request - Aphalloides

Ivanova K, Zehtindjiev P, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2015) Genetic diversity of avian haemosporidians in Malaysia: Cytochrome b lineages of the genera Plasmodium and Haemoproteus (Haemosporida) from Selangor. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 31: 33-39. DOI 10.1016/j.meegid.2015.01.004 (link)
Reprint Request - Haemosporidians from Malaysia

Mutafchiev Y, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2015) Stammerinema hyalinum n. comb. for Filaria hyalina von Linstow, 1890 and its recognition as a senior synonym of Stammerinema rhopalocephalum (Sołtys, 1952) (Spirurida: Acuariidae), a parasite of shrews. Systematic Parasitology 90(1): 105-111 DOI 10.1007/s11230-014-9540-1 (link)
Reprint Request - Stammerinema

2014

Phillips AJ, Georgiev BB, Waeschenbach A, Mariaux J (2014) Two new and two redescribed species of Anonchotaenia (Cestoda: Paruterinidae) from South American birds. Folia Parasitologica 61(5): 441-461 DOI 10.14411/fp.2014.058 (link)
Reprint Request - Neotropical Anonchotaenia

Nikolov SC, Kornilev Y, Popgeorgiev G, Stoychev S, Georgiev BB (2014) Challenges for habitat and species conservation in the Natura 2000 network, Bulgaria: an overview from two special protection areas. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, Supplement 5: 3-8 (link)
Reprint Request - Natura 2000 SPAs

Gibson DI, Bray RA, Hunt D, Georgiev BB, Scholz T, Harris PD, Bakke TA, Pojmanska T, Niewiadomska K, Kostadinova A, Tkach V, Bain O, Durette-Desset M-C, Gibbons L, Moravec F, Petter A, Dimitrova ZM, Buchmann K, Valtonen ET, de Jong Y (2014) Fauna Europaea: Helminths (Animal Parasitic). Biodiversity Data Journal 2: e1060. doi: 10.3897/BDJ.2.e1060 (link)
Reprint Request - Fauna Europaea - helminth parasites

Mutafchiev Y, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2014) Description of Proyseria petterae n. sp., with an amended generic diagnosis and a review of the species of Proyseria Petter, 1959 and Stegophorus Wehr, 1934 (Nematoda: Acuariidae). Systematic Parasitology 89: 3–14 (link)
Reprint Request - Proyseria

Georgiev BB, Angelov A, Vasileva GP, Sánchez MI, Hortas F, Mutafchiev Y, Pankov P, Green AJ (2014) Larval helminths in the invasive American brine shrimp Artemia franciscana throughout its annual cycle. Acta Parasitologica 59(3): 380–389 DOI 10.2478/s11686-014-0255-x (link)
Reprint Request - Artemia franciscana in Spain

Mutafchiev Y, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2014) Two new species of Quasithelazia Maplestone, 1932 (Nematoda: Acuariidae) from Malaysia, with an amended diagnosis and review of the genus. Systematic Parasitology 88 (2): 103-117 (link)
Reprint Request - Quasithelazia

2013

Dimitrova YD, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2013) Pseudangularia gonzalezi n. sp. and Gibsonilepis swifti (Singh, 1952) n. g., n. comb. (Cestoda, Dilepididae) from the House Swift, Apus affinis (J.E. Gray) (Aves, Apodiformes) from Franceville, Republic of Gabon. Systematic Parasitology 86(3): 215-233 (link)
Reprint Request - Apus affinis - Dilepididae

Mutafchiev Y, Kontrimavichus VL, Georgiev BB (2013) Redescriptions and comments on the validity of Acuaria subula and A. skrjabini (Nematoda, Spirurida, Acuariidae), parasites of passerine birds. Acta Parasitologica 58(3): 284-296 doi: 10.2478/s11686-013-0141-y (link)
Reprint Request - Acuaria subula and A. skrjabini

Zehtindjiev P, Ivanova K, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2013) First data on the genetic diversity of avian haemosporidians in China: cytochrome b lineages of the genera Plasmodium and Haemoproteus (Haemosporida) from Gansu Province. Parasitology Research 112(10): 3509-3515 DOI 10.1007/s00436-013-3533-x (link)
Reprint Request - Chinese Haemosporidians

Widmer VC, Georgiev BB, Mariaux J (2013) A new genus of the family Hymenolepididae (Cestoda) from Sephanoides sephaniodes (Apodiformes, Trochilidae) in Northern Patagonia (Chile). Acta Parasitologica 58(1): 105-111 (link)
Reprint Request - Colibrilepis

Sánchez MI, Nikolov PN, Georgieva DD, Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Pankov P, Paracuellos M, Lafferty KD, Green AJ (2013) High prevalence of cestodes in Artemia spp. throughout the annual cycle: relationship with abundance of avian final hosts. Parasitology Research 112(5): 1913–1923 DOI: 10.1007/s00436-013-3347-x (link)
Reprint Request - native Artemia parasite infection dynamics

Vassilev V, Vassilev R, Yankov P, Kamburova N, Uzunov Y, Pehlivanov L, Georgiev B, Popgeorgiev G, Assyov B, Avramov S, Tzenova R, Kornilev Y (2013) National Action Plan for Conservation of Wetlands of High Significance in Bulgaria 2013–2022. Sofia, Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation, 104 p. ISBN: 978-954-9959-63-5; DOI 10.13140/2.1.3749.6008

2012

Mutafchiev Y, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2012) Acuaria paraguayensis n. sp. from Sirystes sibilator (Aves: Tyrannidae) in Paraguay and a redescription of A. mamillaris (Molin, 1860) from Cyanocorax cayanus (Corvidae) in Brazil, with a key to the species of Acuaria Bremser, 1811 (Nematoda: Acuariidae) in the New World. Systematic Parasitology 81: 51-64. (link)
Reprint Request - Acuaria paraguayensis

Yoneva A, Levron C, Nikolov PN, Mizinska Y, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2012) Spermiogenesis and spermatozoon ultrastructure of the paruterinid cestode Notopentorchis sp. (Cyclophyllidea). Parasitology Research 111: 135-142 (link)
Reprint Request - Notopentorchis sperm

Phillips AJ, Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (2012) Cucolepis cincta gen. n., sp. n. (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) from the squirrel cuckoo Piaya cayana Lesson (Aves: Cuculiformes) from Paraguay. Folia Parasitologica 59(4): 287–294 (link)
Reprint Request - Cucolepis n. g.

Georgiev BB (2012) Biodiversity of the Srebarna Lake Biosphere Reserve: an overview. In: Uzunov Y, Georgiev BB, Varadinoiva E, Ivanova N, Pehlivanov L, Vasilev V (Eds) Ecosystems of the Biosphere Reserve Srebarna Lake. Sofia, Professor Marin Drinov Academic Publishing House, pp. 13-24 (link)
Reprint Request - Biodiversity of Srebarna

2011

Green AJ, Georgiev BB, Brochet AL, Gauthier-Clerc M, Fritz H, Guillemain M (2011) Determinants of the prevalence of the cloacal cestode Cloacotaenia megalops in teal wintering in the French Camargue. European Journal of Wildlife Research, 57: 275-281. (link)
Reprint Request - Cloacotaenia

Redón S, Amat F, Hontoria F, Vasileva GP, Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB (2011) Participation of metanauplii and juvenile individuals of Artemia parthenogenetica (Branchiopoda) in the circulation of avian cestodes. Parasitology Research 108: 905-912. (link)
Reprint Request - Artemia metanauplii

Mutafchiev Y, Georgiev BB (2011) Redescription, generic allocation and synonymy of Decorataria magnilabiata (Molin, 1860) n. comb. (Nematoda: Spirurida: Acuariidae), a parasite of the roseate spoonbill Platalea ajaja L. (Aves: Threskiornithidae) in South America. Systematic Parasitology 80: 17-22. (link)
Reprint Request - Decorataria magnilabiata

2010

Mutafchiev Y, Halajian A, Georgiev BB (2010) Two new nematode species of the genus Cosmocephalus Molin, 1858 (Spirurida: Acuariidae), with an amended generic diagnosis and an identification key to Cosmocephalus spp. Zootaxa 2349: 1-20. (link)
Reprint Request - Cosmocephalus

Yoneva A, Georgieva K, Mizinska Y, Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB, Stoitsova SR (2010) Ultrastructure of spermiogenesis and mature spermatozoon of Anonchotaenia globata (von Linstow, 1879) (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Paruterinidae). Acta Zoologica (Stockholm), 91: 184–192. (link)
Reprint Request - Anonchotaenia sperm

Mutafchiev Y, Santoro M, Georgiev BB (2010) Parachordatortilis n. g. (Nematoda: Spirurida: Acuariidae), with a redescription of P. mathevossianae (Petrov & Chertkova, 1950) n. comb., a parasite of Falco tinnunculus L. (Aves: Falconiformes). Systematic Parasitology, 76: 191–197. (link)
Reprint Request - Parachordatortilis

Georgiev BB, Nikolov PN (2010) Invertebrates in the Pomorie Wetland. In: Radev R, Hiebaum G, Michev T, Profirov L (Eds) Collection of Reports for the Integrated Management Plan of Pomorie Lake Protected Zone, BG0000152, and Pomorie Protected Zone, BG0000620. Plovdiv, Green Balkans, pp. 72-87 (In Bulgarian, with English Summary). (Download free pdf)

Mutafchiev Y, Georgiev BB (2010) The erection of Pelecanema n. g. (Nematoda: Spirurida: Acuariidae), with redescriptions of P. sirry (Khalil, 1931) n. comb. and P. pelecani (Johnston & Mawson, 1942) n. comb. Systematic Parasitology, 77: 45-54. (link)
Reprint Request - Pelecanema

Kornyushin VV, Salamatin RV, Greben OB, Georgiev BB (2010) Spiniglans sharpiloi sp. n. (Cestoda, Dilepididae), a parasite of the Common Magpie, Pica pica, in the Palaearctic. Vestnik Zoologii, Supplement 23: 85-93. (link)

2009

Vasileva GP, Redón S, Amat F, Nikolov PN, Sánchez MI, Lenormand T, Georgiev BB (2009) Records of cysticercoids of Fimbriarioides tadornae Maksimova, 1976 and Branchiopodataenia gvozdevi (Maksimova, 1988) (Cyclophyllidea, Hymenolepididae) from brine shrimps at the Mediterranean coast of Spain and France, with a key to cestodes from Artemia spp. from the Western Mediterranean. Acta Parasitologica 54(2), 143-150.(link)
Reprint Request - Fimbriarioides and Branchiopodataenia

Lefebvre F, Georgiev BB, Bray RA, Littlewood DTJ (2009) Developing a dedicated cestode life cycle database: lessons from the hymenolepidids. Helminthologia 46(1), 21-27. (link)
Reprint Request - Hymenolepidid Life Cycle Database

Mutafchiev Y, Georgiev BB (2009) Redescription of Desportesius brevicaudatus (Spirurida, Acuariidae) based on nematodes from Ixobrychus minutus (Aves, Ciconiiformes) from Bulgaria. Helminthologia 46(2): 90-96. (link)
Reprint Request - Desportesius

Mutafchiev Y, Zehtindjiev P, Georgiev BB (2009) First record of the nematode Aviculariella alcedonis (Yamaguti & Mitunga, 1943) (Spirurida, Acuariidae) in Europe, with SEM observations and comments on its taxonomic position. Acta Parasitologica 54(4): 374–379. (link)
Reprint Request - Aviculariella

Yoneva A, Georgieva K, Nikolov PN, Mizinska Y, Georgiev BB, Stoitsova SR (2009) Ultrastructure of spermiogenesis and mature spermatozoon of Triaenorhina rectangula (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea: Paruterinidae). Folia Parasitologica 56(4): 275–283. (link)
Reprint Request - Triaenorhina sperm

2008

Vasileva GP, Skirnisson K, Georgiev BB (2008) Cestodes from Horned grebe, Podiceps auritus (L.) (Aves, Podicipedidae) from the Lake Myvatn, Iceland, with the description of Confluaria islandica n. sp. (Hymenolepididae). Systematic Parasitology 69: 51–58. (link)
Reprint Request - Confluaria islandica

Mutafchiev Y, Georgiev BB (2008) A new acuariid nematode, Syncuaria mackoi n. sp. (Spirurida), from Ciconia nigra (L.) (Ciconiiformes: Ciconiidae) in Europe. Systematic Parasitology 70: 71-79. (link)
Reprint Request - Syncuaria mackoi

Kornienko SA, Gulyaev VD, Mel’nikova YA, Georgiev BB (2008) Neoskrjabinolepis nuda n. sp. from shrews in Sakhalin Island, Russia, with a taxonomic review of Neoskrjabinolepis Spasskii, 1947 (Cyclophyllidea, Hymenolepididae). Systematic Parasitology 70: 147-158. (link)
Reprint Request - Neoskrjabinolepis nuda

Mutafchiev Y, Georgiev BB (2008) Redescription of Decorataria decorata (Spirurida, Acuariidae) based on nematodes from Podiceps cristatus and P. grisegena (Aves, Podicipediformes) from Bulgaria. Acta Parasitologica 53: 158-164. (link)
Reprint Request - Decorataria

Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB, Dezfuli BS (2008) Cyclophyllidean cysticercoids from Echinogammarus tibaldii (Amphipoda: Gammaridae) from Lake Piediluco, Italy. Acta Parasitologica 53: 215-218. (link)
Reprint Request - Echinogammarus

Yoneva A, S'widerski ZP, Georgieva K, Nikolov PN, Mizinska Y, Georgiev BB (2008) Spermiogenesis and sperm ultrastructure of Valipora mutabilis Linton, 1927 (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Gryporhynchidae). Parasitology Research 103: 1397-1405. (link)
Reprint Request - Valipora sperm

Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB (2008) Taxonomic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the cestode genus Paraprogynotaenia Rysavy, 1966 (Cyclophyllidea: Progynotaeniidae). Systematic Parasitology 71: 159-187. (link)
Reprint request - Paraprogynotaenia

2007

Komisarovas J, Georgiev BB (2007) Redescriptions of Monosertum parinum (Dujardin, 1845) and M. mariae (Mettrick, 1958) n. comb. from European passerine birds, with an amended generic diagnosis of Monosertum Bona, 1994 (Cestoda: Dilepididae). Systematic Parasitology 66: 43-53. (link)
Reprint Request - Monosertum

Swiderski ZP, Miquel J, Mlocicki D, Georgiev BB, Eira C, Grytner-Ziencina B, Feliu C (2007) Post-embryonic development and ultrastructural characteristics of the polycephalic larva of Taenia parva Baer, 1926 (Cyclophyllidea, Taeniidae). Acta Parasitologica 52: 31-50. (link)
Reprint Request - Taenia parva

Sánchez MI, Georgiev BB, Green AJ (2007) Avian cestodes affect the behaviour of their intermediate host Artemia parthenogenetica: an experimental study. Behavioural Processes 74: 293-299. (link)
Reprint Request - Cysticercoids and Artemia behaviour

Georgiev BB, Mariaux J (2007) Cestodes of the genus Biuterina Fuhrmann, 1902 (Cyclophyliidea: Paruterinidae) from passeriform and piciform birds in the Ivory Coast, with a key to the species of the genus. Revue suisse de Zoologie 114(1): 141-174.
Reprint Request - Biuterina from Ivory Coast

Dimitrova ZM, Georgiev BB, Genov T (2007) Review of the species of the phylum Acanthocephala recorded from the Bulgarian part of the Rhodopes Mountains. In Beron, P. (Ed.) Biodiversity of Bulgaria. 3. Biodiversity of Western Rhodopes (Bulgaria and Greece) I. Sofia: Pensoft & Nat. Mus. Nat. Hist., pp. 249-254.
Reprint Request - Acanthocephalans from Rhodopes

Komisarovas J, Georgiev BB, Mariaux J (2007) Redescriptions of Monopylidium exiguum (Dujardin, 1845) and M. albani (Mettrick, 1958) n. comb. (Cestoda: Dilepididae) from European passerine birds. Systematic Parasitology 68: 87-96. (link)
Reprint Request - Monopylidium

Georgiev BB, Sánchez MI, Vasileva GP, Nikolov PN, Green AJ (2007) Cestode parasitism in invasive and native brine shrimps (Artemia spp.) as a possible factor promoting the rapid invasion of A. franciscana in the Mediterranean region. Parasitology Research 101: 1647-1655. (link)
Reprint Request - Invasive and native Artemia

2006

Georgiev BB, Gibson DI (2006) Description of Triaenorhina burti n. sp. (Cestoda: Paruterinidae) from the Malabar trogon Harpactes fasciatus (Pennant) (Aves: Trogoniformes: Trogonidae) in Sri Lanka. Systematic Parasitology 63: 53-60. (link)
Reprint Request - Triaenorhina burti

Yurlova NI, Vodyanitskaya SN, Serbina EA, Biserkov VY, Georgiev BB, Chipev NH (2006) Temporal variation in prevalence and abundance of metacercariae in the pulmonate snail Lymnaea stagnalis in Chany Lake, West Siberia, Russia: long-term patterns and environmental covariates. Journal of Parasitology 92: 249-259. (link)
Reprint Request - Metacercariae in Chany Lake

Caira JN, Scholz T, Georgiev BB (2006) Cestode systematics and phylogeny move forward. Systematic Parasitology 65: 171-174. (link)
Reprint Request - Cestode systematics and phylogeny move forward

Sánchez MI, Georgiev BB, Nikolov PN, Vasileva GP, Green AJ (2006) Red and transparent brine shrimps (Artemia parthenogenetica): a comparative study of their cestode infections. Parasitology Research 100: 111-114. (link)
Reprint Request - Red and transparent brine shrimps

Yoneva A, Georgieva K, Mizinska Y, Georgiev BB, Stoitsova SR (2006) Ultrastructure of spermiogenesis and mature spermatozoon of Skrjabinoporus merops (Cyclophyllidea: Metadilepididae). Acta Parasitologica 51: 200-208. (link)
Reprint Request - Skrjabinoporus sperm

Yoneva A, Miquel J, Swiderski Z, Georgieva K, Mizinska Y, Georgiev BB (2006) Ultrastructure of spermiogenesis and mature spermatozoon of Angularella beema (Clerc, 1906) (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Dilepididae). Acta Parasitologica 51: 264-272. (link)
Reprint Request - Angularella sperm

Georgiev BB, Bray RA, Littlewood DTJ (2006) Cestodes of small mammals: taxonomy and life cycles. In: Morand S, Krasnov B, Poulin R (Eds) Micromammals and macroparasites: from evolutionary ecology to management. Tokyo et al., Springer Verlag, pp. 29-62. (link)
Reprint Request - Cestodes of micromammals

2005

Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB, Gvozdev EV, Gulyaev VD (2005) Taxonomic revision of the cestodes of the family Progynotaeniidae (Cyclophyllidea) parasitising stone curlews (Charadriiformes: Burhinidae). Systematic Parasitology 61: 123-142. (link)
Reprint Request - Progynotaenia evaginata

Georgiev BB, Sánchez MI, Green AJ, Nikolov PN, Vasileva GP, Mavrodieva RS (2005) Cestodes from Artemia parthenogenetica (Crustacea, Branchiopoda) in the Odiel Marshes, Spain: a systematic survey of cysticercoids. Acta Parasitologica 50: 105-117. (Free pdf)

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB (2005) New records of hymenolepidid cestodes (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae) from charadriiform birds in Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 57: 371-384.
Reprint Request - Hymenolepidids from Charadriiformes in Bulgaria

2004

Fernández M, Aznar FJ, Montero FE, Georgiev BB, Raga JA (2004) Gastrointestinal helminths of Cuvier's beaked whales, Ziphius cavirostris, from the Western Mediterranean. The Journal of Parasitology 90: 418-420. (link)
Reprint Request - Helminth parasites of Ziphius cavirostris

Georgiev BB, Gardner SL (2004) New species of Cinclotaenia Macy, 1973 (Cyclophyllidea: Dilepididae) from Cinclus leucocephalus Tschudi (Passeriformes: Cinclidae) in Bolivia. Journal of Parasitology 90(5): 1073-1084. (link) (link - free pdf)
Reprint Request - Cestodes of Cinclus from Bolivia

Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Bray RA, Gibson DI (2004) The genus Biuterina Fuhrmann, 1902 (Cestoda, Paruterinidae) in the Old World: redescriptions of three species from Palaearctic Passeriformes. Systematic Parasitology 57: 67-85. (link)
Reprint Request - Palaearctic Biuterina spp

Georgiev BB, Vaucher C (2004) Arlenelepis harpiprioni gen. et sp. n. (Cestoda: Dilepididae) from Harpiprion caerulescens (Aves: Threskiornithidae) in Paraguay. Folia Parasitologica 51: 327-332.(link - free pdf)

Literák I, Olson PD, Georgiev BB, Spakulová M (2004) First record of metacestodes of Mesocestoides sp. in the common starling (Sturnus vulgaris) in Europe, with an 18S rDNA characterization of the isolate. Folia Parasitologica 51: 45-49. (link - free pdf)
Reprint Request - Mesocestoides in starling

Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB (2004) Biological systematics in Bulgaria. The Systematist 23: 19-21. (link - free pdf)

Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB, Gulyaev VD (2004) New data on morphology of species of the genus Leptotaenia Cohn, 1901 (Cestoda, Progynotaeniidae). Systematic Parasitology 58: 1-15. (link)
Reprint Request - Leptotaenia

2003

Georgiev BB (2003) Cestoda (Tapeworms). In: DA Thoney & N Schlager (Eds) Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia. Second Edition. Volume 1. Lower Metazoans and Lesser Deuterostomes. Detroit et al.: Gale, pp. 225-243. (link)

Georgiev BB, Vaucher C (2003) Revision of the Metadilepididae (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) from Caprimulgiformes. Revue suisse de Zoologie 110: 491-532.
Reprint Request - Metadilepididae ex Caprimulgiformes

Georgiev DM, Kostadinova AK, Georgiev BB (2003) Land snails in the transmission of protostrongylids on pastures in Southern Bulgaria: variability of infection levels related to environmental factors. Acta Parasitologica 48: 208-217. (link)
Reprint Request - Land snails and protostrongylids

2002

Genov T, Biserkov V, Georgiev BB (2002) Zoology. A brief course (Textbook). Second edition. Sofia, Pensoft Publishers, 329 pp (In Bulgarian). (link)

Georgiev DM, Georgiev BB (2002) Terrestrial gastropods as intermediate hosts of protostrongylid nematodes in pastures for sheep and goats in the region of Stara Zagora, Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 54: 47-54.
Reprint Request - Intermediate hosts of protostrongylids

Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Bray RA, Gibson DI (2002) The genus Biuterina Fuhrmann, 1902 (Cestoda, Paruterinidae) in the Old World: redescriptions of four species from Afrotropical Passeriformes. Systematic Parasitology 52: 111-128. (link)
Reprint Request - Afrotropical Biuterina spp

Nikolov PN, Georgiev BB (2002) The morphology and new records of two progynotaeniid cestode species. Acta Parasitologica 47: 121-130.
Reprint Request - two progynotaeniid cestodes

Vasileva GP, Dimitrov GI, Georgiev BB (2002) Phyllobothrium squali Yamaguti, 1952 (Tetraphyllidea, Phyllobothriidae): redescription and first record in the Black Sea. Systematic Parasitology 53: 49-59. (link)
Reprint Request - Phyllobothrium squali

2001

Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP (2001) Dendrometra ginesi Jordano and Diaz-Ungria, 1956 transferred to Orthoskrjabinia Spasskii, 1947 (Cestoda: Paruterinidae). Helminthologia 38: 145-149.
Reprint Request - Dendrometra

Georgiev BB, Vaucher C (2001) Revision of the genus Parvirostrum Fuhrmann, 1908 (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Paruterinidae). Systematic Parasitology 50: 13-29. (link)
Reprint Request - Parvirostrum

Stoitsova SR, Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Jordanova M (2001) Rostellar apparatus of Fernandezia spinosissima (von Linstow, 1894) (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Davaineidae): microanatomy and fine structure. Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) 82: 241-250. (link)
Reprint Request - Fernandezia

Todev I, Dimova V, Georgiev BB (2001) Intermediate hosts of Gongylonema pulchrum Molin, 1857 (Nematoda, Gongylonematidae) in game farm pastures. Helminthologia 38: 99-103.
Reprint Request - Gongylonema in game farms

2000

Dimitrova ZM, Georgiev BB, Genov T (2000) Review of the avian acanthocephalans from Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 52, 3-22.
Reprint Request - Review of avian acanthocephalans from Bulgaria

Georgiev BB, Vaucher C (2000) Chimaerula bonai sp. n. (Cestoda: Dilepididae) from the bare-faced ibis, Phimosus infuscatus (Lichtenstein) (Aves: Threskiornithidae) in Paraguay. Folia Parasitologica 47, 303-308. (link - free pdf)
Reprint Request - Chimaerula bonai

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (2000) Palaearctic species of the genus Confluaria Ablasov (Cestoda, Hymenolepididae): redescriptions of C. podicipina (Szymanski, 1905) and C. furcifera (Krabbe, 1869), description of C. pseudofurcifera n. sp., a key and final comments. Systematic Parasitology 45, 109-130. (link)
Reprint Request - Confluaria podicipina

1999

Genov T, Biserkov V, Georgiev BB (1999) Zoology. A brief course (Textbook). Sofia, Professor Marin Drinov Academic Publishing House and Pensoft Publishers, 329 pp (In Bulgarian). [For a link, see the Second edition, 2002]

Dimitrova ZM, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1999) New data on acanthocephalans of the genus Plagiorhynchus Lühe, 1911 (Palaeacanthocephala, Polymorphida, Plagiorhynchidae) from birds in Bulgaria. Helminthologia 36, 261-267.
Reprint Request - Plagiorhynchus from Bulgaria

Tzvetkov Y, Kril A, Georgiev BB, Chipev NH (1999) Morphology of lesions in the intestinal wall of the gentoo penguin, Pygoscelis papua, caused by Parorchites zederi (Cestoda: Dilepididae). In: V Golemansky and N Chipev (Eds.), Bulgarian Antarctic Research. Life Sciences, Volume 2, pp. 62-67. Sofia and Moscow: Pensoft Publishers.
Reprint Request - Parorchites

Tzvetkov Y, Todev I, Georgiev BB, Biserkov VY (1999) Enzootic gnathostomiasis of the polecat (Mustela putorius L.) in Bulgaria. Bulgarian Journal of Veterinary Medicine 2, 47-52.
Reprint Request - Gnathostomiasis

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB (1999) Cestode communities in non-breeding populations of four grebe species (Aves: Podicipedidae) from the Bulgarian Black Sea coast. Parasite 6, 249-258.
Reprint Request - Cestode communities in grebes

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1999) Palaearctic species of the genus Confluaria Ablasov (Cestoda, Hymenolepididae): redescription and synonymy of C. capillaris (Rudolphi). Systematic Parasitology 43, 49-57. (link)
Reprint Request - Confluaria capillaris

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1999) Palaearctic species of the genus Confluaria Ablasov (Cestoda, Hymenolepididae): redescriptions of C. multistriata (Rudolphi, 1810) and C. japonica (Yamaguti, 1935), and a description of Confluaria sp. Systematic Parasitology 44, 87-103. (link)
Reprint Request - Confluaria multistriata

1998

Dimitrov GI, Arapouglou FK, Georgiev BB (1998) First record of Saturnius papernai Overstreet, 1977 in the Black Sea, with a review of the genus Saturnius Manter, 1969 (Digenea, Bunocotylidae). Systematic Parasitology 40, 43-48. (link)
Reprint Request - Saturnius

Genov T, Georgiev BB (1998) Class Cestoda. In: T. Michev, B. B. Georgiev, A. V. Petrova, and M. P. Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 51-53. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Cestoda of Srebarna Reserve

Genov T, Georgiev BB (1998) Zooparasitic nematodes. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 58-62. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Nematoda of Srebarna Reserve

Genov T, Georgiev BB, Kostadinova AK (1998) Class Trematoda. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 53-56. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Trematoda of Srebarna Reserve

Genov T, Dimitrova ZM, Georgiev BB (1998) Phylum Acanthocephala. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 62. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Acanthocephala of Srebarna Reserve

Georgiev BB, Petrova AV (1998) Checklist. General comments. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 8-9. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Checklist - General comments - Srebarna Reserve

Georgiev BB (1998) Order Anoplura. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 74. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Anoplura of Srebarna Reserve

Georgiev BB (1998) Order Mallophaga. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 73-74. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Mallophaga of Srebarna Reserve

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB (1998) Order Siphonaptera. In: T Michev, BB Georgiev, AV Petrova and MP Stoyneva (Eds.), Biodiversity of the Srebarna Biosphere Reserve. Checklist and bibliography, pp. 79-80. Sofia: Co-published by Context and Pensoft.
Reprint request - Siphonaptera of Srebarna Reserve

Georgiev BB, Genov T (1998) Redescription of the type-species of the cestode genus Deltokeras Meggit, 1927 (Cyclophyllidea: Paruterinoidea). Folia Parasitologica 45, 44-46.
Reprint Request - Deltokeras

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1998) Redescription of Chimaerula leonovi (Belogurov & Zueva, 1968) n. comb. (Cestoda, Dilepididae). Systematic Parasitology 40, 229-235. (link)
Reprint Request - Chimaerula leonovi

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1998) Redescription of Hymenolepis hoploporus Dollfus, 1951, with the erection of the new genus Dollfusilepis (Cestoda, Hymenolepididae). Revue suisse de zoologie 105, 319-329.
Reprint Request - Dollfusilepis

1997

Dimitrova ZM, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1997) Acanthocephalans of
the family Centrorhynchidae (Palaeacanthocephala) from Bulgaria. Folia Parasitologica 44, 224-232.
Reprint Request - Centrorhynchidae from Bulgaria

Stoitsova SR, Georgiev BB, Dacheva RB, Vinarova MI (1997) Scolex glands associated with the rostella in three species of the Dilepididae (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea). Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) 78, 187-193.
Reprint Request - Dilepididae Scolex Glands

1996

Dimitrova ZM, Murai E, Georgiev BB (1996) The first record in Hungary of Apororhynchus silesiacus Okulewicz and Maruszewski, 1980 (Acanthocephala), with new data on its morphology. Parasitologia Hungarica 28, 83-88.
Reprint Request - Apororhynchus

Genov T, Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB (1996) Paranoplocephala aquatica n. sp. (Cestoda, Anoplocephalidae) from Arvicola terrestris and Ondatra zibethica (Rodentia), with redescriptions and comments on related species. Systematic Parasitology 34, 135-152. (link)
Reprint Request - Paranoplocephala aquatica

Georgiev BB, Murai E, Rausch RL (1996) Burhinotaenia colombiana n. sp. (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea) from the double-striped stone curlew Burhinus bistriatus (Aves, Charadriiformes) in Colombia. The Journal of Parasitology 82, 140-145. (link)
Reprint Request - Burhinotaenia

Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Chipev NH, Dimitrova ZM (1996) Cestodes of seabirds at Livingston Island, South Shetlands. In: V Golemansky and N Chipev (Eds), Bulgarian Antarctic Research. Life Sciences, Volume 1, pp. 111-128. Sofia and Moscow: Pensoft Publishers.
Reprint Request - Cestodes of Livingston Island

Dimitrova ZM, Chipev NH, Georgiev BB (1996) Record of Corynosoma pseudohamanni Zdzitowiecki, 1984 (Acanthocephala, Polymorphidae) in birds at Livingston Island, South Shetlands, with a review of Antarctic avian acanthocephalans. In: V Golemansky and N Chipev (Eds.), Bulgarian Antarctic Research. Life Sciences, Volume 1, pp. 102-110. Sofia and Moscow: Pensoft Publishers.
Reprint Request - Acanthocephala of Livingston Island

Stoitsova SR, Georgiev BB, Dacheva RB, Vinarova MI (1996) Ultrastructural and histochemical evidence for two types of scolex glands in Proteocephalus osculatus (Cestoda, Proteocephalidea). Comptes rendus de l'Academie bulgare des Sciences 48, 97-100.
Reprint Request - Scolex glands of Proteocephalus

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1996) Pararetinometra lateralacantha Stock & Holmes, 1981 (Cestoda, Hymenolepididae): the first record in the Palaearctic Region and comments on its morphology and taxonomy. Canadian Journal of Zoology 74, 110-117. (link)
Reprint Request - Pararetinometra

Vasileva GP, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1996) Redescription and new records of Mackoja podirufi (Macko, 1962), with an amended diagnosis of Mackoja Kornyushin, 1983. Systematic Parasitology 34, 171-177. (link)
Reprint Request - Mackoja

1995

Stoitsova SR, Georgiev BB, Dacheva RB (1995) Ultrastructure of spermiogenesis and the mature spermatozoon of Tetrabothrius erostris Loennberg, 1896 (Cestoda, Tetrabothriidae). International Journal for Parasitology 25, 1427-1436. (link)
Reprint Request - Tetrabothrius sperm

Georgiev BB, Vasileva GP, Genov T (1995) Dictyterina cholodkowskii (Cestoda, Paruterinidae): morphology, synonymy and distribution. Folia Parasitologica 42, 55-60.
Reprint Request - Dictyterina

1994

Georgiev BB, Kornyushin VV (1994) Family Paruterinidae Fuhrmann, 1908 (sensu lato). In: Khalil LF, Jones A & Bray RA (Eds) Keys to the Cestode Parasites of Vertebrates. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, 559-584. (link)

Kornyushin VV, Georgiev BB (1994) Family Metadilepididae Spassky, 1959. In: Khalil LF, Jones A & Bray RA(Eds) Keys to the Cestode Parasites of Vertebrates. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, 585-593. (link)

Georgiev BB, Murai E (1994) Pseudangularia europaea n. sp. and other cestodes (Cyclophyllidea: Dilepididae and Paruterinidae) from the common swift, Apus apus L. (Aves: Apodiformes) in Hungary. Parasitologia Hungarica 26, 15-26.
Reprint Request - Cestodes of Apus from Hungary

Georgiev BB, Bray RA, Gibson DI (1994) Matabelea fuhrmanni (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Paruterinidae): redescription, synonymy and systematic position. Zoologica Scripta 23, 75-82. (link)
Reprint Request - Matabelea

Dimitrova ZM, Georgiev BB (1994) Ardeirhynchus n. g. (Palaeacanthocephala: Polymorphida: Polymorphidae), with a redescription of A. spiralis (Rudolphi, 1809) n. comb. Systematic Parasitology 29, 149-158. (link)
Reprint Request - Ardeirhynchus

1993

Georgiev BB, Kornyushin VV (1993) Invalidation of the genus Anomaloporus Voge & Davis, 1953 (Cestoda: Paruterinidae). Systematic Parasitology 25, 203-211. (link)
Reprint Request - Anomaloporus

Georgiev BB, Genov T (1993) Ptilotolepis raymondi (Gigon et Beuret, 1991) comb. n. (Cyclophyllidea, Dilepididae): new geographical record and synonymy. Acta Parasitologica 38, 119-123.
Reprint Request - Ptilotolepis

1992

Georgiev BB (1992) Invalidation of the genus Zosteropicola Johnston, 1912 (Cestoda: Paruterinidae: Anonchotaeniinae). Systematic Parasitology 22, 39-44. (link)
Reprint Request - Zosteropicola

1991

Mariaux J, Georgiev BB (1991) An unusual scolex structure of cestodes from the Rufous-chested Swallow, Hirundo semirufa. Journal of African Zoology 105, 131-134.
Reprint Request - Hirundo semirufa

Georgiev BB, Bray RA (1991) Notopentorchis cyathiformis (Froelich, 1791) comb. n. and N. iduncula (Spassky, 1946) (Cestoda: Paruterinidae) from Palaearctic swifts (Aves: Apodiformes), with a review of the genus Notopentorchis Burt, 1938. Systematic Parasitology 20, 121-133. (link)
Reprint Request - Notopentorchis

1990

Genov T, Murai E, Georgiev BB, Harris EA (1990) The erection of Leporidotaenia n. g. (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) for Anoplocephaloides spp. parasitising Leporidae (Lagomorpha). Systematic Parasitology 16, 107-126 (link)
Reprint Request - Leporidotaenia

1988

Georgiev BB, Genov T (1988) A record of Birovilepis sobolevi (Spassky, 1946) (Cestoda, Dilepididae) in Bulgaria with comments on its taxonomy and morphology. Khelmintologiya 25, 7-16.
Reprint Request - Birovilepis sobolevi

Georgiev BB, Bray RA (1988) Cestodes of the genera Angularella Strand, 1928 and Vitta Burt, 1938 from the Collection of the British Museum (Natural History). Systematic Parasitology 12, 61-75. (link)
Reprint Request - Angularella&Vitta

Genov T, Georgiev BB (1988) Review of the species of the genus Anoplocephaloides Baer, 1923 emend. Rausch, 1976 (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) parasitizing Bulgarian rodents, with an analysis of the taxonomic structure of the genus. Parasitologia Hungarica 21, 31-52.
Reprint Request - Anoplocephaloides from Bulgaria

1987

Murai E, Georgiev BB (1987) Redescription of three dilepidid species from New-Guinean Megapodius freycinet (Aves: Galliformes), erected by Sandor Kotlan, with the description of Kotlanolepis gen. n. (Cestoda). Parasitologia Hungarica 20, 65-79.
Reprint Request - Kotlanolepis&Megacirrus

Georgiev BB, Kornyushin VV, Genov T (1987) Choanotaenia pirinica sp. n. (Cestoda, Dilepididae), a parasite of Pyrrhocorax graculus in Bulgaria. Vestnik Zoologii 3, 3-7 (In Russian).
Reprint Request - Choanotaenia pirinica

Georgiev BB, Genov T (1987) Taxonomy and distribution of Dilepis undula (Schrank, 1788) (Cestoda: Dilepididae) in Bulgaria. In: Recent advances of the zoology in Bulgaria. Sofia, Publishing House of BAS, pp. 74-76 (In Bulgarian).
Reprint Request - Dilepis undula

1986

Georgiev BB, Biserkov VY, Naydenov VT, Genov T (1986) Eudiaptomus vulgaris (Schmeil, 1898) (Copepoda, Calanoida) - an intermediate host of Echinocotyle (Echinocotyloides) ukrainensis Kornyushin, 1969 (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae). Comptes rendus de l'Academie bulgare des Sciences 39, 137-140.
Reprint Request - Cysticercoid of Echinocotyle ukrainensis

Georgiev BB, Biserkov V, Genov T (1986) In toto staining method for cestodes with iron acetocarmine. Helminthologia 23, 279-281.
Reprint Request - Iron acetocarmine

Draganov S, Stoyneva M, Georgiev B (1986) Algal flora of the Bulgarian sector of the Danube and adjacent basins. In: International Symposium Role of Wetlands for the Conservation of the Genetic Fund, Srebarna, 8-12.10.1984, Reports. Sofia, Publishing House of BAS, pp. 42-51 (In Russian).

1985

Georgiev BB, Georgieva IL, Draganov SY (1985) Algal benthos in the region of Sozopol. I. Khidrobiologiya 25, 71-80 (In Bulgarian).
Reprint Request - Algal benthos of Sozopol

Georgiev BB, Genov T (1985) Taxonomy and morphology of cestodes, parasites of Cinclus cinclus L. in Bulgaria. Parasitologia Hungarica 18, 49-62.
Reprint Request - Cestodes of Cinclus from Bulgaria

Biserkov VY, Georgiev BB, Genov T (1985) Paracapillaria viperae sp. n. (Nematoda, Capillariidae) - a parasite of Vipera ammodytes L. in Bulgaria. Comptes rendus de l'Academie bul

Affiliation

Department
Животинско разнообразие и ресурси -- Department of Animal Diversity and Resources
Division
Биоразнообразие и екология на паразитите -- Division of Parasite Diversity and Ecology
Research group
Таксономия, еволюция и екология на хелминтите -- Research Group of Helminth Taxonomy, Evolution and Ecology

History

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