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Checklist of the fish parasitic genus <i>Cichlidogyrus</i> (Monogenea), including its cosmopolitan distribution and host species

LE le Roux
A Avenant-Oldewage


Current knowledge of the 85 species in the genus Cichlidogyrus, collected worldwide, including their hosts, localities and authors, is summarised in a table. Although these parasites occur mainly in Africa, representatives have been recorded on cichlids in Mexico. Their distribution and host specificity are commented on.

African Journal of Aquatic Science 2010, 35(1): 21–36

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