Monogeneans of leatherjackets, Oligoplites spp. (Osteichthyes: Carangidae), with the description of a new species of Metacamopia (Monogenea: Allodiscocotylidae) from the coast of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Ricardo M Takemoto; JFR Amato; José Luis Luque;
(1996)
  • Publisher: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde
  • Journal: issn: 0074-0276, eissn: 1678-8060
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S0074-02761996000200008
  • Subject: Oligoplites saliens | RC955-962 | Oligoplites saurus | Hargicola oligoplites | Oligoplites palometa | Microbiology | Metacamopia oligoplites n. sp. | QR1-502 | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | South Atlantic Ocean

Metacamopia oligoplites n. sp., a gill filament parasite of carangid fishes of three species of Oligoplites Gill, O. palometa (Cuvier), O. saurus (Bloch & Schneider), and O. saliens (Bloch), from the coast of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is described and ill... View more