Anacanthorus spinatus Kristky, Boeger & Van Every, 1992,

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: 21

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Anacanthorus spinatus Kristky, Boeger & Van Every, 1992


Taxon classification Animalia Dactylogyridea Dactylogyridae

Anacanthorus spinatus Kristky, Boeger & Van Every, 1992 

Type host.

Myleus rubripinnis 

Infection site.


Type locality.

Brazil, Amazonas State, Uatumã River, Nazaré.


CHIOC 33398.


Specimen deposited in CHIOC collected from the type host/locality. Holotype deposited in the INPA collection. Other paratypes deposited in HWML and USNM. The CHIOC was cited in the original description as one of those collections of deposit, but its number was not informed there.


Kristky et al. (1992).