Anacanthorus jegui Van Every & Kristky, 1992,

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: 14

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Anacanthorus jegui Van Every & Kristky, 1992


Taxon classification Animalia Dactylogyridea Dactylogyridae

Anacanthorus jegui Van Every & Kristky, 1992 

Type host.

Serrasalmus rhombeus 

Infection site.


Type locality.

Brazil, Amazonas State, Uatumã River, a tributary of Amazonas River.


CHIOC 33390.


Specimen from CHIOC collected in the Pitinga River, Água Branca stream (Amazonas State). Holotype deposited in the INPA collection. Other paratypes deposited in HWML and USNM. The CHIOC was cited in the original description as one of those collections of deposit, but its number was not informed there.


Van Every and Kristky (1992).