Caballerocotyla llewelyni Kohn & Justo, 2006,

Lopes, Daniela A., Mainenti, Adriana, Sanches, Magda, Knoff, Marcelo & Gomes, Delir Correa, 2016, Type material of Platyhelminthes (Monogenoidea) housed in the Helminthological Collection of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute / FIOCRUZ (CHIOC), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 1979 to 2016, ZooKeys 616, pp. 1-75: 4-5

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.616.8481

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5A8C5501-1C4A-4580-91CA-41FFE5879A56

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/26B1B1C7-6454-F4A3-5878-6912A748CDEA

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scientific name

Caballerocotyla llewelyni Kohn & Justo, 2006
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Capsalidea Capsalidae

Caballerocotyla llewelyni Kohn & Justo, 2006 

Type host.

Katsuwonus pelamis  (Linnaeus, 1758) ( Osteichthyes  : Scombridae  ).

Infection site.

Gills.

Type locality.

Brazil, coastal zone of Rio de Janeiro State (22°55'S, 40°18'W).

Holotype.

CHIOC 36611 a.

Paratype.

CHIOC 36611 b.

Remarks.

The species is referred to as Caballerocotyla katsuwoni  (Ishii, 1936) by Cohen et al. (2013). Gibson and Bray (2016) consider the species to be a synonym of Capsala katsuwoni  (Ishii, 1936).

References.

Kohn and Justo (2006), Gibson and Bray (2016).