Chalcinotrema salobrensis Freitas, 1947,

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Chalcinotrema salobrensis Freitas, 1947


Chalcinotrema salobrensis Freitas, 1947 

Material deposited: CHIOC (type material), MACN- Pa.

Hosts: Triportheus paranensis  (= Chalcinus paranensis  ) (type host, Brazil); Piaractus mesopotamicus  .

Localities: Miranda River (tributary of Paraguay River), Salobra, Mato Grosso State, Brazil (type locality); Middle Paraná River, Corrientes Province.

Site of infection: Anterior and middle part of intestine.

References: Freitas (1947), Hamann (1983).