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SOGANDARITREMA PROGENETICUS (DIGENEA: MICROPHALLIDAE)

@inproceedings{Lotz1983SOGANDARITREMAP,
  title={SOGANDARITREMA PROGENETICUS (DIGENEA: MICROPHALLIDAE)},
  author={Jeffrey M. Lotz and Kenneth C. Corkum},
  year={1983}
}
Sogandaritrema progeneticus parasitizes the crayfishes Cambarellus shufeldtii, C. puer, and Pro- cambarus clarkii in Louisiana. Xiphidiocercariae of the Ubiquita type developed in sporocysts in Amnicola peracuta (Mollusca). Field-collected snails were infected only from April through June. In the laboratory, cercariae were liberated from the snail host throughout a 24-hr period, but significantly more were released during daylight hours. Free-swimming cercariae penetrated the gill filaments of…