Spinitectus sp.

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 36

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/006D2C05-3848-AE30-FF63-6878FBCAFA5F

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Spinitectus sp.
status

 

Spinitectus sp.

Site of infection: stomach.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Oklahoma ( Trowbridge & Hefley 1934); Tennessee (Christian 1970); South Carolina (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: USNPC: 84800.

Remarks: According to Moravec (1998), species of this genus mainly parasitize marine and freshwater fishes; only four species have been recorded in amphibian hosts ( Baker 1987).