Choanotrema nom. nov. (Trematoda: Opecoelidae), a new replacement name for Choanostoma Yamaguti, 1934, a junior homonym of Choanostoma Wang, 1930 (Ciliophora: Haptorida: Didiniidae)

Masato Nitta, Masaatsu Tanaka

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Abstract

Choanostoma Yamaguti, 1934 was established for Choanostoma plectorhynchi Yamaguti, 1934 (Trematoda: Opecoelidae). The generic name Choanostoma, however, is a junior homonym of Choanostoma Wang, 1930 (Ciliophora: Haptorida: Didiniidae), and we propose a new replacement name, Choanotrema nom. nov.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)969-970
Number of pages2
JournalSystematic Parasitology
Volume95
Issue number8-9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Nov 1
Externally publishedYes

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