Proteocephalus brooksi n. sp. (Cestoda:Proteocephalidae) in the neotropical freshwater fish Rhamdia guatemalensis (Siluriformes: Pimelodidae) from Lake Catemaco, Veracruz, Mexico.

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Proteocephalus brooksi n. sp. is described from the neotropical pimelodid fish Rhamdia guatemalensis from Lake Catemaco, Veracruz, México. The new species is characterized by the "paramuscular" position of vitellaria, the cortical origin of uterine stem with development of medullar lateral branches, the alternated position of vagina (anteriorly and… (More)

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@article{GarcaPrieto1996ProteocephalusBN, title={Proteocephalus brooksi n. sp. (Cestoda:Proteocephalidae) in the neotropical freshwater fish Rhamdia guatemalensis (Siluriformes: Pimelodidae) from Lake Catemaco, Veracruz, Mexico.}, author={Lu{\'i}s Garc{\'i}a-Prieto and Luis Rodr{\'i}guez and Gerardo P{\'e}rez-Ponce de Le{\'o}n}, journal={The Journal of parasitology}, year={1996}, volume={82 6}, pages={992-7} }