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Gyrinicola chabaudi Araujo & Artigas, 1982 (Nematoda: Pharyngodonidae) in tadpoles of Scinax nasicus (Cope, 1862) (Anura: Hylidae) from Corrientes, Argentina

Cynthya E. González, Mónica Inés Hamann
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Gyrinicola chabaudi (Pharyngodonidae) represents a new record for the country and is reported for the first time from hylid tadpoles of Scinax nasicus. Fifteen anurans were collected in a pond located 30 km from Corrientes City, province of Corrientes, Argentina (27°28’S - 58°50’W) in May 2000. The nematode infection was detected in 66 % of tadpoles.

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Gyrinicola chabaudi; tadpoles; Scinax nasicus; Argentina

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.30972/fac.2103138