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Parvipyrum acanthuri Pritchard, 1963
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Platyhelminthes
Class: Rhabditophora
Order: Plagiorchiida
Suborder: Zoogonata
Family: Zoogonidae

Several, see text

The Zoogonidae[1] are a family of trematodes. They are the namesake family of the suborder Zoogonata in the order Plagiorchiida.

Selected genera are:


  1. ^ Bray, RA.; Justine, J-L. (2014). "A review of the Zoogonidae (Digenea: Microphalloidea) from fishes of the waters around New Caledonia, with the description of Overstreetia cribbi n. sp". PeerJ. 2: e292. doi:10.7717/peerj.292. PMC 3961169. PMID 24688868. open access
  2. ^ Chaari, Manel; Derbel, Hela; Neifar, Lassad (2011). "Oesophagotrema mediterranea n. gen., n. sp. (Platyhelminthes, Digenea, Zoogonidae), Parasite of the Needlefish Tylosurus acus imperialis (Beloniformes, Belonidae) from off Tunisia". Zoosystema. 33 (3): 281–286. doi:10.5252/z2011n3a2. ISSN 1280-9551. open access

Gallery of zoogonids[edit]