Acanthostomum gnerii Szidat, 1954

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: 97

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10.5281/zenodo.1040686

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scientific name

Acanthostomum gnerii Szidat, 1954
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Acanthostomum gnerii Szidat, 1954 

Material deposited: MACN-Pa 599 (type and new voucher material).

Hosts: Rhamdia quelen (Quoy & Gaimard)  [= Rhamdia sapo (Valenciennes)  ] (type host), Pimelodella laticeps Eigenmann  ( Siluriformes  : Heptapteridae  ), Cyphocharax gilbert (Quoy & Gaimard)  [= Pseudocurimata gilberti (Quoy & Gaimard)  ] ( Characiformes  : Curimatidae  ).

Life cycle: IH1 Heleobia parchappii (Pilsbry)  (Prosobranchia: Hydrobiidae  ); IH2 Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jenyns)  ( Cyprinodontiformes  : Poeciliidae  ), Odontesthes bonariensis (Valenciennes)  [= Basilichthys bonariensis (Valenciennes)  ] ( Atheriniformes  : Atherinopsidae  ), Astyanax  sp., Jenynsia multidentata (Jenyns)  [= Jenynsia lineata (Jenyns)  ], Oligosarcus  sp. (= Acestrorhamphus  sp.); FH Rhamdia quelen  , Pimelodella laticeps  .

Localities: Paraná River near Rosario City (type locality), Santa Fe Province; Chis-Chis and Chascomús Lagoon (Chascomús) and Cantera (quarry) Los Talas (Berisso), Buenos Aires Province.

Site of infection: Stomach ( Lunaschi, 1986), anterior part of intestine.

References: Szidat (1954), Lunaschi (1986), Ostrowski de Núñez & Gil de Pertierra (1991), Gil de Pertierra & Ostrowski de Núñez (1995).