Superfamily Gorgoderoidea Looss, 1899

  • Rokkam MadhaviEmail author
  • Rodney A. Bray


Members of the family Gorgoderidae Looss, 1901, are well known as endoparasites of fishes, amphibians and reptiles. As endoparasites, they usually occur in the urinary bladder of the host, more rarely in other locations such as swim bladder, coelom, gall bladder, intestine. The diagnostic features of the family are.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ZoologyAndhra UniversityVisakhapatnamIndia
  2. 2.Life SciencesNatural History MuseumLondonUK

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