Saccocoelioides octavus Szidat, 1970,

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: 103

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Saccocoelioides octavus Szidat, 1970


Saccocoelioides octavus Szidat, 1970 

Material deposited: MACN-Pa (type material).

Hosts: Astyanax fasciatus  (type host).

Life cycle: HI1 Heleobia parchappii  , encysted metacercaria with attached tail free swimming in water.

Localities: Artificial small stream connected with Chascomús Lagoon (Chascomús), Buenos Aires Province.

Site of infection: Pyloric caeca, intestine.

References: Szidat (1970a), Lunaschi (2002).