Microphallidae (Ward, 1901) Travassos, 1920, (Ward, 1901) Travassos, 1920

Cremonte, Florencia & Drago, Fabiana B., 2007, Checklist of digenean parasites of birds from Argentina, Zootaxa 1403, pp. 1-36: 13-14

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.273687

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E5F213-FFDD-F777-40ED-FBB2FCA29E88

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scientific name

Microphallidae (Ward, 1901) Travassos, 1920
status

 

Family Microphallidae (Ward, 1901) Travassos, 1920  

Levinseniella Stiles & Hassall, 1901  

Levinseniella cruzi Travassos, 1920  

Hosts: Rollandia rolland chilensis (Lesson)   , Himantopus melanurus Vieillot   , Vanellus chilensis   lam­

pronotus (Wagler).

Site of infection: ceca.

Localities: Los Talas; Chascomús lagoon and Mar Chiquita coastal lagoon, Buenos Aires Province. Life history: Hi 1: Heleobia conexa (Gaillard)   , H. parchappei (d’Orbigny)   (natural hosts). Hi 2: Palaemonetes argentinus Nobili   (experimental and natural host); metacercariae in muscles, gonads, connective tissue.

Material deposited: MLP, 3303 C – 3306 C, USNPC 84905–84908. References: Martorelli (1988), Martorelli & Schuldt (1990), Martorelli & Ivanov (1996).

Levinseniella (Monarrhenos) anenteron ( Szidat, 1964) Deblock, 1978 Syn.   : Austromicrophallus anenteron Szidat, 1964   .

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

Localities: San Carlos de Bariloche and Nahuel Huapí Lake, Río Negro Province; Huechulaufquen Lake,

Lanín National Park, Neuquén Province.

Reference: Szidat (1964).

Maritrema Nicoll, 1907  

Maritrema bonaerensis Etchegoin & Martorelli, 1997 Hosts   : Larus maculipennis Lichtenstein   , L. dominicanus Lichtenstein   , L. atlanticus Olrog. Site   of infection: intestine.

Localities: Mar Chiquita coastal lagoon and Orense beach, Buenos Aires Province.

Life history: Hi 1: Heleobia australis australis (d'Orbigny)   (natural host). Hi 2: Cyrtograpsus angulatus Dana   (natural and experimental host), Chasmagnathus granulata Dana.   (natural host); metacercariae in hepatopancreas.

Material deposited: MLP, 3661 a –b, 4583; USNPC, 87019, 87020.

References: Etchegoin & Martorelli (1997 a), Cremonte et al. (1999).

Maritrema orensensis Cremonte & Martorelli, 1998  

Host: Larus dominicanus Lichtenstein.  

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Orense beach, Buenos Aires Province.

Material deposited: MLP, 3955–3956; IPCAS, D­ 405.

Reference: Cremonte & Martorelli (1998).

Microphallus Ward, 1901  

Microphallus simillimus (Travassos, 1920) Martorelli, 1991  

Host: Himantopus melanurus Vieillot.  

Site of infection: intestine.

Locality: Mar Chiquita coastal lagoon, Buenos Aires Province. Life history: Hi 1: Heleobia conexa (Gaillard)   (natural host); metacercariae in hepatopancreas and gonads. Material deposited: MLP, 3100 D­ 3102 D

Reference: Martorelli (1991).

Microphallus szidati Martorelli, 1986  

Natural hosts: Himantopus melanurus Vieillot   , Pardirallus sanguinolentus sanguinolentus (Swainson)   ,

Larus atlanticus Olrog.  

Experimental host: Mus musculus L.  

Site of infection: intestine, ceca.

Localities: Mar Chiquita coastal lagoon and Los Talas, Buenos Aires Province. Life history: Hi 1: Heleobia conexa (Gaillard)   , H. parchappei (d’Orbigny)   (natural hosts). Hi 2: Cyrtograpsus angulatus Dana   , Chasmagnathus granulata Dana   (natural hosts); metacercariae in hepatopancreas; Palaeomonetes argentinus   Nobili (natural and experimental host); metacercariae in muscles, gonads and connective tissue.

Material deposited: MLP, adult: 1319 C, metacercariae: 1319 D. References: Martorelli (1986 a, 1986 b, 1989 a), Martorelli & Schuldt (1990), Etchegoin et al. (1996).

Odhneria Travassos, 1921  

Odhneria odhneri Travassos, 1921  

Hosts: Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin)   , Larus dominicanus Lichtenstein. Locality   : Fracasso beach, San José Gulf, Chubut Province. Site of infection: intestine.

Material deposited: MLP, 4868.

Reference: Cremonte & Etchegoin (2002).

MLP

Museo de La Plata

USNPC

United States National Parasite Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Platyhelminthes

Class

Trematoda

Order

Plagiorchiida

Family

Microphallidae

Loc

Microphallidae (Ward, 1901) Travassos, 1920

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

Maritrema orensensis

Cremonte & Martorelli 1998
1998
Loc

Microphallus simillimus

(Travassos, 1920) Martorelli 1991
1991
Loc

Austromicrophallus anenteron

Szidat 1964
1964