Authors: RAFIA REHANA GHAZI, NASIRA KHATOON, SOFIA MANSOOR, FATIMA MUJIB BILQEES
Abstract: A new species, Pulluterina karachiensis, is described from the common pigeon Columba livia Gmelin in Karachi. The new species is characterized by possessing small suckers; a longer neck; fewer testes, smaller in size, and the comparatively smaller size of ova. This is the second species of the genus from Pakistan and third in the literature.
Keywords: Pulluterina karachiensis, Anaplocephalidae, Wild Pigeon, Columba livia.
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