Nudacotylidae

Santos, Cláudia Portes & Gibson, David I., 2015, Checklist of the Helminth Parasites of South American Bats, Zootaxa 3937 (3), pp. 471-499: 479

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3937.3.3

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scientific name

Nudacotylidae
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Family Nudacotylidae  

Nudacotylids occur in the intestines of several, normally vegetarian, groups of mammals in the Americas. Transmission occurs by the ingestion of metacercariae encysted on vegetation or other surfaces.

Nudacotyle Barker  

Species: N. carollia Vélez & Thatcher, 1992   ; N. novicia Barker, 1916