Creptotrema creptotrema Travassos

Margarita Ostrowski de Núñez, Nathalia J. Arredondo & Alicia A. Gil de Pertierra, 2017, Adult Trematodes (Platyhelminthes) of freshwater fishes from Argentina: a checklist, Revue suisse de Zoologie 124 (1), pp. 91-113: 93

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.1040686

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scientific name

Creptotrema creptotrema Travassos
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Creptotrema creptotrema Travassos  , Artigas & Pereira  , 1928

Material deposited: CHIOC (type material), MACN- Pa 590/1‒2 (new voucher material), MLP.

Hosts: Leporinus elongatus Valenciennes  (type host, Brazil), Leporinus obtusidens (Valenciennes)  ( Characiformes  : Anostomidae  ); Trachelyopterus striatulus * (Steindachner)  , Trachelyopterus galeatus (Linnaeus)  (= Parauchenypterus galeatus Linneaus  ) ( Siluriformes  : Auchenipteridae  ).

Localities: Mogi-Guaçu River (Emas, Pirassununga), São Paulo State, Brazil (type locality); Middle Paraná River, Corrientes Province; Colastiné River**, Santa Fe Province; Irigoyen Canal, Talavera Island, Buenos Aires Province.

Site of infection: Anterior part of intestine.

References: Kohn (1984), Lunaschi (1985a), Hamann (1988), Lunaschi & Sutton (1995), Arredondo (2013).

Remarks: New host and locality records.