Gorgodera cygnoides ( Zeder, 1800 )

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 9

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Gorgodera cygnoides ( Zeder, 1800 )


Gorgodera cygnoides ( Zeder, 1800)

Site of infection: urinary bladder.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: New York Aquarium (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: USNPC: 36351.

Remarks: Material recorded as Distomum cygnoides, which is currently included in the genus Gorgodera . Distribution of this species is exclusively Palearctic and Oriental ( Walton 1949; Prudhoe & Bray 1982); for this reason, identity of these specimens needs to be confirmed.