Heterophyidae Leiper, 1909, Leiper, 1909

Pinto, Hudson Alves & Melo, Alan Lane De, 2013, A checklist of cercariae (Trematoda: Digenea) in molluscs from Brazil, Zootaxa 3666 (4), pp. 449-475: 456

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3666.4.3

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scientific name

Heterophyidae Leiper, 1909
status

 

Heterophyidae Leiper, 1909  

Ascocotyle (Phagicola) longa Ransom, 1920 Host   : H. australis   .

Cercarian group: pleurolophocercous. Habitat: brackish water.

Definitive host groups: birds and mammals. Locality: Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

Reference: Simões et al. (2010).

Centrocestus formosanus (Nishigori, 1924)  

Host: Melanoides tuberculata (Müller)   (Gastropoda: Thiaridae   ). Habitat: freshwater.

Cercarian group: pleurolophocercous.

Definitive host group: birds and mammals.

Localities: Brasília, DF; Belo Horizonte, MG; Natal, RN. References: Pinto & Melo (2010 a), Paula-Andrade et al. (2012), Pinto & Melo (2012 a).

Pygidiopsis macrostomum Travassos, 1928 Host   : H. australis   .

Habitat: brackish water.

Cercarian group: pleurolophocercous. Definitive host group: mammals. Locality: Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

Reference: Simões et al. (2009).