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Morphological and molecular characterization of Clinostomum detruncatum metacercariae infecting Synbranchus marmoratus
(The Journal Of Parasitology, 2015-10-28) [Artigo]
A complete morphological description, supported by molecular data, of Clinostomum detruncatum metacercariae is reported in this study. The metacercariae were found infecting Synbranchus marmoratus from the ParanÃ¡ River, ...
How many parasites species a frog might have? determinants of parasite diversity in South American anurans
(Plos One, 2015) [Artigo]
There is an increasing interest in unveiling the dynamics of parasite infection. Understanding the interaction patterns, and determinants of host-parasite association contributes to filling knowledge gaps in both community ...
Load models support sustainable: planning for Brazil s reservoir aquaculture
(Global Aquaculture Advocate, 2011) [Artigo]
Cage aquaculture in hydroelectric reservoirs has great potential for expansion in Brazil, but there are concerns of negative environmental impacts. The environmental sustainability of cage culture depends on hamornization ...
Helminth parasites of juvenile green turtles Chelonia mydas (Testudines, Cheloniidae) in Brazil
(The Journal Of Parasitology, 2015-08-27) [Artigo]
The present study offers a parasitological analysis of juvenile individuals of the green turtle (Chelonia mydas) found on the Brazilian coast between 2004 and 2011. Helminths were found in 90 out of 136 individuals (66.2%, ...
Evaluation of helminths associated with 14 amphibian species from a Neotropical island near the southeast coast of Brazil
(Herpetological Review, 2014) [Artigo]
Phalotris matogrossensis (Mato Grosso burrowing snake) diet
(Herpetological Review, 2014) [Resumo]
Trinibaculum altiparanae sp. n. a new dactylogyrid species (Monogenea) of the Astyanax altiparanae (Osteichthyes: Characidae) in the Peixe River, Southeastern Brazil
(Neotropical Helminthology, 2013) [Artigo]
This article describes a new species –Trinibaculum altiparanae sp. n. –found in the gills of the Astyanax altiparanae Garutti & Britski, 2000. Fish were collected from the Peixe River in the municipality of Anhembi, State ...
Parásitos gastrointestinales en tres especies de Telmatobius (Anura: Telmatobiidae) de la zona alto andina, Perú
(Neotropical Helminthology, 2014) [Artigo]
During a parasitological study of semiaquatic amphibians from the high Andean region of Peru, 83 specimens of the genus Telmatobius [T. jelskii (n = 56), T. marmoratus (n = 17) and T. peruvianus (n = 10)] were purchased ...
Parasitofauna del anfibio neotropical Rhinella limensis Werner, 1901 (Anura: Bufonidae) en la costa central peruana
(Neotropical Helminthology, 2015) [Artigo]
Rhinella limensis Werner, 1901 "Peru coast toad" is an amphibian endemic to Peru's Pacific coast. This study aims to evaluate the parasitic fauna of the Neotropical amphibian R. limensis (Anura: Bufonidae) in the central ...
Austrodiplostomum compactum (Lutz, 1928) (Digenea, Diplostomidae) infecting Geophagus proximus Castelnau, 1855 (Cichlidae, Perciformes) in the Tietê River, Nova Avanhandava Reservoir, municipality of Buritama, São Paulo State, Brazil
(Neotropical Helminthology, 2010) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate the infection by the Austrodiplostomum compactum (Lutz, 1928) metacercariae in the eyes of Geophagus proximus Castelnau, 1855 from the Nova Avanhandava Reservoir, medium Tietê river, municipality ...