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Redescription of Hedruris mucronifer (Nematoda: Hedruridae) parasite of Telmatobius schreiteri (Anura, Telmatobiidae) from Tucumán, Argentina

Author:
Ramallo, Geraldine, Bursey, Charles, Goldberg, Stephen
Source:
Parasitology research 2018 v.117 no.12 pp. 3903-3907
ISSN:
0932-0113
Subject:
Anura, Nematoda, lectotypes, parasites, redescriptions, Argentina
Abstract:
The species Hedruris mucronifer Schuurmans Stekhoven, 1952 parasite of Telmatobius schreiteri from Tafí del Valle, Tucumán, Argentina is herein redescribed. The main morphological characters used for its identification are illustrated. The lectotype and paralectotype are designated, respectively. The specific epithet of the host is rectified.
Agid:
6203423