Protorhinoxenus prochilodi Domingues & Boeger, 2002,

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: 37

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Protorhinoxenus prochilodi Domingues & Boeger, 2002


Taxon classification Animalia Dactylogyridea Dactylogyridae

* Protorhinoxenus prochilodi Domingues & Boeger, 2002 

Type host.

Prochilodus lineatus 

Infection site.

Gill filaments.

Type locality.

Brazil, Paraná State, metropolitan area of Curitiba, Campina Grande do Sul, reservoir of Capivari–Cachoeira.


CHIOC 34542.


CHIOC 34543.


Other paratypes deposited in the collections of INPA and IPCR.


Domingues and Boeger (2002).