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- de Azevedo, Rodney Kozlowiski, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Parasitology international 2019 v.70 pp. 27-32
- Henneguya; Hoplosternum; basins; body length; fish; genetic variation; gills; intestines; nucleotide sequences; parasites; phylogeny; ribosomal DNA; rivers; spores; Brazil
- ... Henneguya guanduensis was originally described as a gill parasite of the Hoplosternum litoralle, a siluriform fish belonging to the Callichthyidae family. A study was undertaken with 58 specimens of H. litoralle taken from Batalha River in the state of São Paulo. The fish were collected and examined searching for lesions and/or myxosporean plasmodia. The prevalence of infection was 9.31% in the gi ...