Publication Highlights

Researcher: Kirsten Jensen

IJP Orders out of chaosCaira, J. N., K. Jensen, A. Waeschenbach, P. D. Olson, and D. T. J. Littlewood. 2014. Orders out of chaos – molecular phylogenetics reveals the complexity of shark and stingray tapeworm relationships. International Journal for Parasitology 44(1): 55–73.

IJP DiphyllideaCaira, J. N., F. P. L. Marques, K. Jensen, R. Kuchta, and V. Ivanov. 2013. Phylogenetic analysis and reconfiguration of genera in the cestode order Diphyllidea. International Journal for Parasitology 43(8): 621–639.


Sharks and Rays of Borneo imageLast, P. R., W. T. White, J. N. Caira, Dharmadi, Fahmi, K. Jensen, A. P. K. Lim, B. M. Manjaji-Matsumoto, G. J. P. Naylor, J. J. Pogonoski, J. D. Stevens, and G. K. Yearsley. 2010. Sharks and Rays of Borneo. CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research, Hobart, Tasmania, 304 pp. (available for purchase from CSIRO)

IJP Larval tapewormsJensen, K. and S. A. Bullard. 2010. Characterization of a diversity of tetraphyllidean and rhinebothriidean cestode larval types, with comments on host associations and life-cycles. International Journal for Parasitology 40(8): 889-910.


IJP RhinebothriideaHealy, C. J., J. N. Caira, K. Jensen, B. L. Webster, D. T. J. Littlewood. 2009. Proposal for the new tapeworm order Rhinebothriidea. International Journal for Parasitology 39(4): 497–511.

IJP TrypanorhynchaOlson, P. D., J. N. Caira, K. Jensen, R. M. Overstreet, H. W. Palm, and I. Beveridge. 2010. Evolution of the trypanorhynch tapeworms: Parasite phylogeny supports independent lineages of sharks and rays. International Journal for Parasitology 40(2): 223–242.