Fasciolidae Railliet, 1895

Pinto, Hudson Alves & Melo, Alan Lane De, 2013, A checklist of cercariae (Trematoda: Digenea) in molluscs from Brazil, Zootaxa 3666 (4), pp. 449-475: 455

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Fasciolidae Railliet, 1895
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Fasciolidae Railliet, 1895 

Fasciola hepatica Linnaeus, 1758 

Hosts: L. columella  , Lymnaea viatrix  d'Orbigny, Lymnaea  sp. (Gastropoda: Lymnaeidae  ). Cercarian group: gymnocephalous.

Habitat: freshwater.

Definitive host group: mammals.

Localities: Itajubá, MG; localities from the litoral, PR; Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro, RJ; Rosário do Sul, Santa Vitória do Palmar, Sapucaia do Sul, RS; Eldorado, Miracatu, Piquete, Vale do Paraiba, SP. References: Lutz (1921 b, 1922), Rezende et al. (1973), Gonzales et al. (1974), Ueta (1980), Busetti et al. (1983), Müller & Ueno (1984), Carvalho et al. (2001 b), Gomes et al. (2002), Oliveira et al. (2002), Coelho & Lima (2003), Lima et al. (2009).