Diplostomidae Poirier, 1886, Poirier, 1886

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Diplostomidae Poirier, 1886
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Family Diplostomidae Poirier, 1886  

Austrodiplostomum Szidat & Nani, 1951  

Austrodiplostomum mordax Szidat & Nani, 1951  

Syn.: Diplostomum   (A.) mordax (Szidat & Nani) Ostrowski   de Núñez, 1982. Diplostomum   (A.) compactum (Lutz, 1928) Dubois, 1970.

Natural host: Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin)   .

Experimental hosts: Gallus gallus domesticus   (L.), Pitangus sulphuratus bolivianus (Lafresnaye)   .

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Buenos Aires Province.

Life history: Hi 1: Biomphalaria peregrina (d’Orbigny)   (experimental and natural host from Limay River, Neuquén Province), B. straminea (Dunker)   (experimental host). Hi 2: Odontesthes hatcheri (Eigenmann)   , O. bonariensis (Valenciennes)   , O. smitti, (Lahille)   , Percichthys trucha (Valenciennes)   , Aplochiton taeniatus Jenyns   , Galaxias maculatus (Jenyns)   , G. p lat e i Steindachner, Onchorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum)   , Jenynsia lineata (Jenyns)   (natural hosts from Buenos Aires, Córdoba, La Rioja, Jujuy, Tucumán, Río Negro, Neuquén and Chubut Provinces); Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jennyns)   , Phalloceros caudimaculatus (Hensel)   (experimental hosts); metacercariae in brain.

References: Szidat & Nani (1951, 1952), Szidat (1956, 1964, 1969), Fuster de Plaza & Boschi (1957), Ostrowski de Núñez (1964, 1968 a, 1970, 1977, 1982, 1992 a), Ortubay et al. (1989, 1994), Viozzi & Flores (2002).

Diplostomum   v. Nordmann, 1832

Diplostomum minutum Szidat, 1964  

Hosts: Larus dominicanus Lichtenstein   , L. maculipennis Lichtenstein. Site   of infection: intestine.

Localities: Huechulaufquen Lake, Neuquén Province and Rosario Lake, Chubut Province Life history: Hi 1: unknown. Hi 2: Gymnotus   sp. (natural host) from Chaco Province; metacercariae in

brain and medulla.

References: Szidat (1964), Niewiadomska et al. (1989), Kreiter & Semenas (1997).

Dolichorchis Dubois, 1961

Dolichorchis bonariensis Ostrowski   de Núñez, 1970 Syn.: Diplostomum (Dolichorchis) bonariensis Ostrowski   de Núñez, 1970 Host: Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin)   . Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Buenos Aires city.

Life history: Hi 1: unknown. Hi 2: probably Curimatorbis platanus (Günther)   from Obras Sanitarias, Bue­

nos Aires city; metacercariae in the brain. Material deposited: MACN.

Reference: Ostrowski de Núñez (1970).

Dolichorchis lacombeensis Lunaschi & Drago, 2006 Host: Ardea cocoi Linnaeus.  

Site of infection: intestine

Locality: Lacombe lagoon, Buenos Aires Province. Material deposited: MLP, 5292.

Reference: Lunaschi & Drago (2006 a).

Hysteromorpha Lutz, 1931  

Hysteromorpha triloba (Rudolphi, 1819) Lutz, 1931  

Host: Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin)   .

Site of infection: intestine.

Localities: Río de la Plata, Buenos Aires Province, Obras Sanitarias, Buenos Aires city; Embalse, Cór­

doba Province and Río de la Plata.

References: Szidat & Nani (1951), Ostrowski de Núñez (1970, 1992 a).

Neodiplostomum Raillet, 1919  

Neodiplostomum travassosi Dubois, 1937  

Hosts: Caracara plancus (Miller)   , Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin)   . Site of infection: small intestine.

Locality: Clorinda, Formosa Province.

Material deposited: MLP, 5330, 5331; CNHE 5312. Reference: Lunaschi & Drago (2005).

Posthodiplostomum Dubois, 1936  

Posthodiplostomum nanum Dubois, 1937  

Natural hosts: Butorides striata (Linnaeus)   , Ixobrychus involucris (Vieillot)   , Ardea alba Linnaeus, A.  

alba egretta Gmelin   , Plegadis chihi (Vieillot)   .

Experimental Hosts: Gallus gallus domesticus   (L.), Anas platyrhynchos L. Site   of infection: small intestine.

Localities: La Plata Zoological Garden, La Plata and Punta Blanca, Buenos Aires Province; Obras Sani­

tarias, Buenos Aires city.

Life history: Hi 1: Gundlachia concentrica (d'Orbigny)   (experimental host). Hi 2: Jenynsia lineata (Jenyns)   , Phalloceros caudimaculatus (Hensel)   , Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jenyns)   (experimental and natural hosts from Río de La Plata); neascus­type metacercariae encyst in body cavity and kidney.

Material deposited: MLP.

References: Boero et al. (1972 b), Ostrowski de Núñez (1973, 1992 a), Doma & Ostrowski de Núñez

(1994), Digiani (2000).

Posthodiplostomum mignum Boero, Led & Brandetti, 1972   b Host: Ardea cocoi Linnaeus.  

Locality: La Plata Zoological Garden, La Plata, Buenos Aires Province. Site of infection: small intestine.

Reference: Boero et al. (1972 b).

Posthodiplostomum obesum Lutz, 1928  

Syns.: Neodiplostomum   sp. Ostrowski de Núñez, 1970

Neodiplostomum (N.) pseudoconicum   (Ostrowski de Núñez) Nasir & Díaz, 1972 Host: Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin)   .

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Quequén, Buenos Aires Province.

References: Ostrowski de Núñez (1970), Nasir & Díaz (1972), Dubois (1977).

Sphincterodiplostomum Dubois, 1936

Sphincterodiplostomum musculosum Dubois, 1936 Host: Ardea alba Linnaeus.  

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Clorinda, Formosa Province.

Life history: Hi 1: unknown. Hi 2: Hoplias malabaricus (Bloch)   (natural host) from Chaco Province; meta­

cercariae in the eye’s orbit.

Material deposited: MLP, 5404.

References: Szidat (1969), Lunaschi & Drago (2006 b).

Tylodelphys Diesing, 1850  

Tylodelphys adulta Lunaschi & Drago, 2004  

Host: Podiceps major (Boddaert)   . Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Lacombe lagoon, Buenos Aires Province. Material deposited: MLP, holotype 5309, paratypes 5310, 5311. Reference: Lunaschi & Drago (2004).

Family Strigeidae Railliet, 1919  

Apatemon Szidat, 1928  

Apatemon gracilis (Rudolphi, 1819) Szidat, 1928 Host   : Cygnus melanocorypha (Molina)   .

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: not reported.

Reference: Boero et al. (1972 a).

Apatemon bdellocystis Lutz, 1912  

Host: Cygnus melanocorypha (Molina)   .

Site of infection: small intestine.

Locality: La Plata Zoological Garden, La Plata, Buenos Aires Province. References: Boero & Led (1968), Ostrowski de Núñez (1992 a). Comments: Ostrowski de Núñez (1992 a) erroneously reported that Boero & Led (1968) found this spe­

cies in Coscoroba coscoroba (Molina)   .

Apharyngostrigea Ciurea, 1927  

Apharyngostrigea simplex (Johnston, 1904)  

Host: Egretta thula (Molina).

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Buenos Aires Zoological Garden, Buenos Aires city. Life history: Hi 1: Biomphalaria straminea (Dunker)   (experimental host). Hi 2: Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jenyns)   , Cichlasoma facetum (Jennyns)   (experimental hosts); metacercariae in body cavity.

References: Ostrowski de Núñez (1989, 1992a).

Cardiocephaloides Sudarikov, 1959  

Cardiocephaloides brandesii (Szidat, 1928) Sudarikov, 1959 Host   : Larus maculipennis Lichtenstein.  

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Huechulaufquen Lake, Lanín National Park, Neuquén Province. Reference: Szidat (1964).

Cardiocephaloides physalis (Lutz, 1927) Dubois, 1937 Host   : Spheniscus magellanicus (Forster)   .

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: not reported.

Reference: Boero et al. (1972 a)

Comments: Timi et al. (1999) hypothesized that the metacercariae found in eyes of Engraulis anchoita Hubbs & Marini   from Argentine and Uruguayan Seas and described as Cardiocephaloides   sp. ( MLP, 4555), probably belong to the species C. physalis   .

Cardiocephaloides   sp.

Host: Spheniscus magellanicus (Forster)   .

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Península Valdés, Chubut Province. Reference: Pazos et al. (2003).

Ophiosoma Szidat, 1928  

Ophiosoma microcephalum Szidat, 1928  

Hosts: Milvago chimango (Vieillot)   , Buteo magnirostris (Gmelin)   . Site of infection: intestine.

Localities: Urribelarrea, Buenos Aires Province; La Marcela farm, Pirané, Formosa Province. Material deposited: MLP, 5508.

References: Boero & Led (1971), Lunaschi & Drago (2006 c).

Parastrigea Szidat, 1928  

Parastrigea brasiliana (Szidat, 1928) Dubois, 1964  

Syn. Apharyngostrigea brasiliana (Szidat, 1928) Szidat, 1929 Hosts   : Ardea alba Linnaeus   , Bubulcus ibis (Linnaeus)   . Site of infection: intestine.

Localities: La Plata Zoological Garden, La Plata; De Monte lagoon, Buenos Aires Province. References: Boero et al. (1972 b), Labriola & Suriano (1998).

Strigea Abildgaard, 1790  

Strigea falconis brasiliana Szidat, 1929 Host   : Buteo magnirostris (Gmelin)   . Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: La Marcela farm, Pirané, Formosa Province. Material deposited: MLP, 5506.

Reference: Lunaschi & Drago (2006 c).

Strigea magniova Dubois, 1988  

Host: Buteo magnirostris (Gmelin)   . Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: La Marcela farm, Pirané, Formosa Province. Material deposited: MLP, 5507.

Reference: Lunaschi & Drago (2006 c).

MACN

Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Bernardino Rivadavia

MLP

Museo de La Plata

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Platyhelminthes

Class

Trematoda

Order

Diplostomida

Family

Diplostomidae

Loc

Diplostomidae Poirier, 1886

Cremonte, Florencia & Drago, Fabiana B. 2007
2007
Loc

Tylodelphys adulta

Lunaschi & Drago 2004
2004
Loc

Diplostomum minutum

Szidat 1964
1964
Loc

Austrodiplostomum

Szidat & Nani 1951
1951
Loc

Austrodiplostomum mordax

Szidat & Nani 1951
1951