Neoallopyge americanensis, Dronen & Blend, 2005,

Dronen, Norman O. & Blend, Charles K., 2015, Updated keys to the genera in the subfamilies of Cyclocoelidae Stossich, 1902, including a reconsideration of species assignments, species keys and the proposal of a new genus in Szidatitreminae Dronen, 2007, Zootaxa 4053 (1), pp. 1-100: 68

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Neoallopyge americanensis


A. americanensis ( Dronen & Blend, 2005) 

Type host. Black-necked stilt, Himantopus mexicanus (Müller)  ( Charadriiformes  : Recurvirostridae  ). Type locality. Galveston, Galveston County, Texas, USA.

Previously proposed synonym. Neoallopyge americanensis Dronen & Blend, 2005  . Remarks. Orignally described as Neoallopyge americanensis Dronen & Blend, 2005  . No oral or ventral sucker present—Dronen & Blend (2005).