Ascocotyle (Phagicola)

Scholz, T., Aguirre-Macedo, M. L. & Salgado-Maldonado, G., 2001, Trematodes of the family Heterophyidae (Digenea) in Mexico: a review of species and new host and geographical records, Journal of Natural History 35 (12), pp. 1733-1772: 1767

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Ascocotyle (Phagicola)


Ascocotyle (Phagicola)   sp. 3 of Scholz et al. (1995)

Metacercariae from the gills of Cichlasoma meeki   were described by Scholz et al. (1997b) as a new species for which the name Ascocotyle (L.) nunezae   was proposed.