Phanerothecium spinatus Boeger, Kritsky & Belmont-Jegu , 1994,

Lopes, Daniela A., Mainenti, Adriana, Sanches, Magda, Knoff, Marcelo & Gomes, Delir Correa, 2016, Type material of Platyhelminthes (Monogenoidea) housed in the Helminthological Collection of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute / FIOCRUZ (CHIOC), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 1979 to 2016, ZooKeys 616, pp. 1-75: 55

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Phanerothecium spinatus Boeger, Kritsky & Belmont-Jegu , 1994


Taxon classification Animalia Gyrodactylidea Gyrodactylidae

Phanerothecium spinatus Boeger, Kritsky & Belmont-Jegu, 1994 

Type host.

Hypostomus punctatus  Valenciennes, 1840 ( Osteichthyes  : Loricariidae  ).

Infestation site.

Body surface.

Type locality.

Brazil, Rio de Janeiro State, Nova Iguaçú, Guandú River.


CHIOC 33051 a.


CHIOC 33051 b–k.


Other paratypes deposited in the collections of HWML and USNM.


Boeger et al. (1994).