Procaudotestis uruguayensis 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: 95

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Procaudotestis uruguayensis Szidat, 1954


Procaudotestis uruguayensis Szidat, 1954 

Material deposited: BMNH; MACN-PA (type material); MHNG.

Host: Paraloricaria vetula (Valenciennes)  [= Loricaria vetula (Valenciennes)  ] (type host) ( Siluriformes  : Loricariidae  ).

Locality: Uruguay River, Santo Tomé, Corrientes Province (type locality).

Site of infection: Stomach.

Reference: Szidat (1954).

Remarks: Bray et al. (1996) redescribed this species from Loricaria  sp., Paraná River (Itapúa Province), Paraguay.