Glossocercus

Ortega-Olivares, Mirza P., García-Prieto, Luis & García-Varela, Martín, 2014, Gryporhynchidae (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) in Mexico: species list, hosts, distribution and new records, Zootaxa 3795 (2), pp. 101-125: 107

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.2.1

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8F6D8790-FFDE-3C07-22D9-FF5CFEA8FD7E

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scientific name

Glossocercus
status

 

Glossocercus  sp.

Fishes (M): Gall-bladder, liver, mesentery.

CHIAPAS: Río Villa Flores: Poecilia mexicana ( Salgado-Maldonado et al. 2011)  . HIDALGO: Lago de Tecocomulco: Cyprinus carpio ( Alemán-García 2009)  ; Laguna de Metztitlán: Chirostoma jordani  , Poeciliopsis gracilis  ( Monks et al. 2005 a, b). TABASCO: Pantanos de Centla: Poecilia petenensis ( López-Jiménez 2001)  .

Specimens in collections: CIB-UAEH ( P00005View Materials – 6).

Birds (A): Intestine.

CAMPECHE: Río Ulumal: Nyctanassa violacea  (present study). VERACRUZ: Humedal Los Chivos: Ardea herodias  , Nyctanassa violacea  ( Ortega-Olivares et al. 2008), Egretta tricolor  , Nycticorax nycticorax  (present study); Laguna La Cortadura, Laguna La Rivera, Río Tecolutla: Nyctanassa violacea  (present study); Río Máquinas: Nyctanassa violacea ( Ortega-Olivares et al. 2008)  .

Specimens deposited: CNHE (6871 – 3, 6877–9).

Specimens in collections: CNHE (6015 – 6); IPCAS (C – 205 / 1–2).

Notes: In accordance with Ortega-Olivares et al. (2008) it is possible that tapeworms from Veracruz represent a new species.