First study on parasites of Hemibrycon surinamensis (Characidae), a host from the eastern Amazon region.

This study was the first investigation of communities and infracommunities of parasites of Hemibrycon surinamensis. All the fish collected in a tributary of the Amazon river were parasitized by one or more parasite species. The Brillouin diversity index (HB) was 0.46 ± 0.28 and the mean species rich...

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Publication Date:2014
Main Author: HOSHINO, M. D. F. G.
Other Authors: HOSHINO, E. M., DIAS, M. T.
Document type: Article
Language:eng
Published: Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, Jaboticabal, v. 23, n. 3, p. 343-347, jul.-set. 2014
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Online Access:http://www.alice.cnptia.embrapa.br/handle/doc/995383
http://ainfo.cnptia.embrapa.br/digital/bitstream/item/108716/1/CPAF-AP-2014-First-study-on-parasites.pdf
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