Saccocoelioides elongatus Szidat, 1954,

Margarita Ostrowski de Núñez, Nathalia J. Arredondo & Alicia A. Gil de Pertierra, 2017, Adult Trematodes (Platyhelminthes) of freshwater fishes from Argentina: a checklist, Revue suisse de Zoologie 124 (1), pp. 91-113: 102-103

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Saccocoelioides elongatus Szidat, 1954


Saccocoelioides elongatus Szidat, 1954 

Material deposited: MACN-Pa (type material).

Host: Prochilodus lineatus (Valenciennes)  (= Prochilodus platensis Holmberg  ) (type host).

Localities: La Plata River, in front of Buenos Aires City (type locality), Middle Paraná River, Corrientes Province.

Site of infection: Intestine.

References: Szidat (1954), Hamann (1982c).

Remarks: Lunaschi (1996) considered Saccocoelioides elongatus  junior synonym of Saccocoelioides nanii Szidat, 1954  . However, Kohn et al. (2007) considered this species valid (see Discussion).