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Opecoelidae

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Kingdom  Animalia
Phylum  Platyhelminthes
Order  Plagiorchiida
Suborder  Opecoelata
Rank  Family
Subclass  Digenea
Similar  Digenea, Bucephalidae, Plagiorchiida, Stephanostomum baccatum

Opecoelidae is a family of flatworm. It is the largest digenean family with over 90 genera and nearly 900 species, almost solely found in marine and freshwater teleost fishes. It is now considered to belong in the superfamily Opecoeloidea Ozaki, 1925 or the Brachycladioidea Odhner, 1905.

Partial list of genera

  • Alloanomalotrema
  • Allopodocotyle
  • Allostenoperca
  • Anomalotrema
  • Apertile
  • Apopodocotyle
  • Bartoliella
  • Bathycreadium
  • Buticulotrema
  • Cainocreadium
  • Coitocaecum
  • Crowcrocaecum
  • Dactylomyza
  • Dactylostomum
  • Decemtestis
  • Diplobulbus
  • Discoverytrema
  • Eurycreadium
  • Fairfaxia
  • Gaevskajatrema
  • Genitocotyle
  • Hamacreadium
  • Helicometra
  • Helicometrina
  • Jerguillicola
  • Macrourimegatrema
  • Macvicaria
  • Manteriella
  • Neohelicometra
  • Neolebouria
  • Neonotoporus
  • Neopecoelus
  • Neopodocotyloides
  • Nezpercella
  • Nicolla
  • Opecoelina
  • Opecoeloides
  • Opecoelus
  • Opegaster
  • Opercoelus
  • Ozaki
  • Pachycreadium
  • Paropecoelus
  • Pellamyzon
  • Peracreadium
  • Plagioporus
  • Podocotyle
  • Podocotyloides
  • Poracanthium
  • Proneohelicometra
  • Pseudopecoeloides
  • Pseudopecoelus
  • Pseudopycnadena
  • Pycnadenoides
  • Scorpidometra
  • Stenakron
  • Stenoperca
  • Tellervotrema
  • References

    Opecoelidae Wikipedia


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