Helminths of freshwater fishes in the reservoir of the Hydroelectric Power Station of Itaipu, Paraná, Brazil

  title={Helminths of freshwater fishes in the reservoir of the Hydroelectric Power Station of Itaipu, Paran{\'a}, Brazil},
  author={Anna Kohn and Franti{\vs}ek Moravec and Simone Cynamon Cohen and Carla Canzi and Ricardo Massato Takemoto and Berenice Maria Fernandes},
  journal={Check List},
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 of Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, in the lotic and lentic zones of the reservoir of the Hydroelectric Power Station of “Itaipu Binacional” (localities Foz do Iguacu, Santa Helena and Guaira). Ninety-eight species of freshwater fishes belonging to 22 families were examined for helminths. A host-parasite… Expand

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