Transversotrema,

Hunter, Janet A. & Cribb, Thomas H., 2012, A cryptic complex of species related to Transversotrema licinum Manter, 1970 from fishes of the Indo-West Pacific, including descriptions of ten new species of Transversotrema Witenberg, 1944 , Zootaxa 3176, pp. 1-44: 36

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.211252

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scientific name

Transversotrema
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Transversotrema  sp. C

Transversotrematids similar to T. licinum  have been found from Chaetodon lineolatus  , C. lunula  , C. semeion  and C. ulietensis  from Palau. Sequences obtained from two individual C lunulatus  were most similar to T. borboleta  n. sp. from Lizard Island. Morphological examination shows that they are similar to T. borboleta  n. sp. G 1 which is found from chaetodontids and lutjanids. Overall the molecular and morphological samples of this species are insufficient to allow it to be described.