Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Platyhelminthes > Class Monogenea > Subclass Monopisthocotylea > Order Dactylogyridea > Family Diplectanidae

Lamellodiscus Johnston & Tiegs, 1922

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Furnestinia Euzet & Audouin, 1959 synonym


Lamellodiscus baeri Oliver, 1974
Lamellodiscus bidens Euzet, 1984
Lamellodiscus corallinus Paperna, 1965
Lamellodiscus coronatus Euzet & Oliver, 1966
Lamellodiscus drummondi Euzet & Oliver, 1967
Lamellodiscus echeneis (Wagener, 1857)
Lamellodiscus elegans Bychowsky, 1957
Lamellodiscus ergensi Euzet & Oliver, 1966
Lamellodiscus erythrini Euzet & Oliver, 1966
Lamellodiscus falcus Amine, Euzet & Kechemir-Issad, 2006
Lamellodiscus fraternus Bychowsky, 1957
Lamellodiscus furcosus Euzet & Oliver, 1966
Lamellodiscus gracilis Euzet & Oliver, 1966
Lamellodiscus hilii Euzet, 1984
Lamellodiscus ignoratus Palombi, 1943
Lamellodiscus impervius Euzet, 1984
Lamellodiscus kechemirae Amine & Euzet, 2005
Lamellodiscus knoeffleri Oliver, 1969
Lamellodiscus mirandus Euzet & Oliver, 1966
Lamellodiscus mormyri Euzet & Oliver, 1967
Lamellodiscus neifari Amine, Euzet & Kechemir-Issad, 2006
Lamellodiscus parisi Oliver, 1969
Lamellodiscus rastellus Neifar, Euzet & Oliver, 2004
Lamellodiscus sanfilippoi Amine, Neifar & Euzet, 2006
Lamellodiscus sarculus Neifar, Euzet & Oliver, 2004
Lamellodiscus sigilatus Neifar, Euzet & Oliver, 2004
Lamellodiscus tomentosus Amine & Euzet, 2005
Lamellodiscus verberis Euzet & Oliver, 1967
Lamellodiscus virgula Euzet & Oliver, 1967


basis of record

Bray, R.A. (2001). Monogenea, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 142-146

additional source

Nomenclator Zoologicus

additional source

Amine, F. & Euzet, L. (2005). Deux especes nouvelles du genre Lamellodiscus Johnston & Tiegs, 1922 (Monogenea: Diplectanidae) parasites de Sparidae (Teleostei) des cotes de l'Algerie. Systematic Parasitology 60 187-196.



External Links



Gibson, D. (2014). Lamellodiscus Johnston & Tiegs, 1922. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119293




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