Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Genus Bertiella Stiles & Hassall, 1902

  • Bertiella Stiles, C.W. & Hassall, A. 1902. Bertiella, new name for the cestode genus Bertia Blanchard, 1891. Science (Washington, D.C.) 16: 434 [434] [replacement name].
  • Bertia Blanchard, R. 1891. Sur les Helminthes des Primates Anthropoïdes. Mémoires de la Société Zoologique de France iv: 186-196 [186] [preoccupied].
    Type species (included species):
     Bertia studeri Blanchard, 1891; Bertia satyri Blanchard, 1891




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

New Guinea, South-East Asia, Africa.

drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • New South Wales: SE coastal
    • Northern Territory: N Gulf, N coastal
    • Queensland: N Gulf, NE coastal
    • South Australia: Lake Eyre basin, Murray-Darling basin, S Gulfs, SE coastal, W plateau
    • Tasmania
    • Victoria: Murray-Darling basin, SE coastal
    • Western Australia: NW coastal
  • New Zealand

Oriental Region

  • Indonesia
    • Sumatra

General References

Spasskii, A.A 1951. [Essentials of Cestodology. Vol. I. Anoplocephalate tapeworms of wild and domestic animals]. In, Skryabin, K.I. (ed.). Essentials of Cestodology. Moskva : Akademia NAUK, SSR Vol. 1 730 pp. (extralimital distribution of Bertiella)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
06-Feb-2014 CESTODA 06-Feb-2014 MODIFIED
06-Feb-2014 15-Apr-2011 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)