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Pseudorhabdosynochus americanus

Animal species

Pseudorhabdosynochus americanus is a diplectanid monogenean parasitic on the gills of groupers. It as been described as Diplectanum americanum by Price in 1937 and transferred to the genus Pseudorhabdosynochus by Kritsky and Beverley-Burton in 1986. The species has been redescribed by Kritsky, Bakenhaster and Adams in 2015.