[Diphyllobothrium pacificum (Nybelin,1931) margolis, 1956 in Canis familiaris from Chincha city, Peru].

@article{Cabrera2001DiphyllobothriumP,
  title={[Diphyllobothrium pacificum (Nybelin,1931) margolis, 1956 in Canis familiaris from Chincha city, Peru].},
  author={Rufino Cabrera and Manuel E Tantalean and Raquel De Rojas},
  journal={Boletin chileno de parasitologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={56 1-2},
  pages={26-8}
}
In this communication is presented the finding of the tapeworm Diphyllobothrium pacificum, parasite of sea lions, in Canis familiaris (dog) in Chincha city, Peru. This is the first canine infection with D. pacificum in the South Peruvian coast.