Gyrodactylus samirae Popazoglo & Boeger, 2000,

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: 53

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Gyrodactylus samirae Popazoglo & Boeger, 2000


Taxon classification Animalia Gyrodactylidea Gyrodactylidae

Gyrodactylus samirae Popazoglo & Boeger, 2000 

Type host.

Corydoras ehrhardti  Steindachner, 1910

Infestation site.

Body surface.

Type locality.

Brazil, Paraná State, Piraquara, Piraquara River.


CHIOC 34226 a.


CHIOC 34226 b, 34227, 34228, 34229 a–g.


Other paratypes deposited in IPCR, MNHN, HWML and USNPC.


Popazoglo and Boeger (2000).