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Research Article Volume 5 Issue 5

First Record of Marisa cornuarietis (Linné, 1758) in Jutiapa, Guatemala

Lorenzo Diéguez Fernández1, Milton Vinicio Monzón Muñoz2, David del Valle Laveaga3, Néstor Navarro Guerra4 and Rigoberto Fimia Duarte5

1Faculty Technological, University of Medical Sciences of Camaguey, Cuba
2Vector Control Department. Jutiapa Health Area, Guatemala
3Regional High Specialty Hospital (HARE), Dr. Juan Graham Casasús, México
4Camagüey Provincial Center of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology (PCHEM), Cuba
5Faculty of Health Technology and Nursing (FHTN), University of Medical Sciences of Villa Clara (UMS-VC), Cuba

*Corresponding Author: Rigoberto Fimia Duarte, Faculty of Health Technology and Nursing (FHTN), University of Medical Sciences of Villa Clara (UMS-VC), Cuba.

Received: April 19, 2023; Published: April 26, 2023


The presence of the freshwater mollusk Marisa cornuarietis (Linné, 1758) (Subclase Caenogastropoda) in Jutiapa Department (Guatemala) is reported for the first time. The five specimens with different stages of growth were captured in the Güija Lagoon belonging to the "El Güayabo" Village, Asunción Mita municipality.

Keywords: Freshwater Mollusk; Jutiapa; Marisa cornuarietis; Specimens


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Citation: Rigoberto Fimia Duarte., et al. “First Record of Marisa Cornuarietis (Linné, 1758) in Jutiapa, Guatemala". Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 5.5 (2023): 50-52.


Copyright: © 2023 Rigoberto Fimia Duarte., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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