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Helminths of freshwater fishes in the reservoir of the Hydroelectric Power Station of Itaipu, Paraná, Brazil
This study presents results from several expeditions in 1985, 1991-1995 and 2003 to the Medium Parana River in the section that begins below the Itaipu Dam and ends at the trinational border ofExpand
New data on some species of Monogenea and Digenea parasites of marine fish from the coast of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Results relating to Monogenea and Digenea are presented and the monogeneans Metamicrocotyla macracantha, Microcotyle pomatomi and Gotocotyla acanthura are reported in new hosts. Expand
Anacanthorus toledoensis n. sp. and Mymarothecium ianwhittingtoni n. sp. (Dactylogyridae: Monogenoidea) Parasitizing Cage-Reared Piaractus mesopotamicus (Characiformes, Characidae) in the State of
ABSTRACT:  Two new species of Dactylogyridae (Monogenoidea) found parasitizing the gills of the pacu, Piaractus mesopotamicus (Holmberg, 1887), are described: Anacanthorus toledoensis n. sp. andExpand
A new species of the genus Notozothecium (Monogenea, Dactylogyridae) parasitizing the gills of Rhaphiodon vulpinus (Cynodontidae, Characiformes) from the Paraná River, State of Paraná, Brazil
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A new SPECIES of NOTOZOTHECIUM (DACTYLOGYRIDAE) was found PARASITIZING GILLS of the FRESHWATER FISH RHAPHIODON VULPINUS (CYNODONTIDAE), similar to NotOZothECIUM JANAUACHENSIS, but with different characteristics. Expand
South American Monogenealist of species, hosts and geographical distribution from 1997 to 2008
A list of 135 monogenean species is presented updating the papers published by Kohn & Cohen (1989) and Kohn & Paiva (2000), increasing to 658 the number of known species in South America. After 1997,Expand
Metazoan parasite communities of Leporinus macrocephalus (Characiformes: Anostomidae) in cultivation systems in the western Amazon, Brazil
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This is the first study of ecological descriptors of parasites of L. macrocephalus in the Amazon, where parasite abundance was correlated only with total fish length, while in the earth tanks, it was positively correlated with total length, weight and condition factor of fish. Expand
CHECKLIST OF BRAZILIAN CESTODA
A complete list of 432 species of Cestoda that have been described and/or reported in Brazil is presented. They are distributed across 15 orders and 36 families; 50 species are unidentified and 9 areExpand
A new species of Intromugil Overstreet & Curran, 2005 (Digenea, Haploporidae) from the Brazilian marine fish Mugil liza Valenciennes (Perciformes, Mugilidae)
Intromugil annakohnae n. sp. is described based on specimens recovered from the intestine of Mugil liza Valenciennes (Mugilidae) from the coast of Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil. Intromugil annakohnaeExpand
New hosts for two species of Acanthocephala of fishes from Paraná River, State of Paraná, Brazil
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During several expeditions to the Parana River, State of Parana, Brazil, different groups of helminths were collected from fishes from the Itaipu Hydroelectric Power Station Reservoir, two species of Acanthocephala were colleted in new host species. Expand
Environmental Education as a social mobilization strategy to face water scarcity.
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A methodology for promoting social mobilization to address water scarcity developed under the National Environmental Education and Social Mobilization for Sanitation Program (PEAMSS, acronym in Portuguese) is outlined to show the importance of education as a driving force for empowerment for water resources management. Expand
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