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- de Azevedo, Rodney Kozlowiski, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Parasitology research 2013 v.112 no.10 pp. 3601-3605
- Curimatidae; Henneguya; body length; fish; gills; morphometry; new species; parasites; parasitism; rivers; spores; vacuoles; Brazil
- ... A new species of Myxosporea, Henneguya nagelii n. sp., is described parasitizing the gills of Cyphocharax nagelii collected from Peixe's River, São Paulo State, Brazil. Among the fish examined, 16.7 % had gills parasitized by myxosporeans. The plasmodia were white, round, or oval and measured 150-250 μm. The mature spores were fusiform and had smooth wall. The spores measurements were the followin ...