Paramonticellia itaipuensis Pavanelli & Rego, 1991

Lopes, Daniela A., Mainenti, Adriana, Knoff, Marcelo & Gomes, Delir Correa, 2017, Type material of Platyhelminthes housed in the Helminthological Collection of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute / FIOCRUZ (CHIOC), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 1979 to 2016 (Rhabditophora, Trematoda and Cestoda), ZooKeys 662, pp. 1-48 : 27

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Paramonticellia itaipuensis Pavanelli & Rego, 1991


* Paramonticellia itaipuensis Pavanelli & Rego, 1991

(= Manaosia bracodemoca Woodland, 1935)

Type host.

Sorubim lima

Infection site.


Type locality.

Brazil, Paraná State, reservoir of Itaipu, Paraná River, Porto Rico.


CHIOC 32560 a.


CHIOC 32560 b–e.


CHIOC 32560 d–e are labeled as paratypes, but they were not referred to in the original description. de Chambrier and Vaucher (1999) synonymized Goezella nupeliensis with P. itaipuensis . Later, de Chambrier (2003) synonymized Paramonticellia with Manaosia , and P. itaipuensis with M. bracodemoca .


Pavanelli and Rego (1991), de Chambrier and Vaucher (1999), de Chambrier (2003).