Dracunculoidea Stiles, 1907

Luque, José L., Aguiar, Julio C., Vieira, Fabiano M., Gibson, David I. & Santos, Cláudia Portes, 2011, 3082, Zootaxa 3082, pp. 1-88 : 38

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Dracunculoidea Stiles


Superfamily Dracunculoidea Stiles

Filariidae gen. sp.”—adult—FW

Host: Hoplias malabaricus .

Localities: Salobra—MT; Ilha Seca—SP.

Reference: Travassos (1940a).

Remark: Travassos (1940a) named these worms, collected during the third expedition to northwest of Brazil, as filariid nematodes; however, the actual nature of this record is not known.