Loxogenes arcanum ( Nickerson, 1900 )

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 15-16

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Loxogenes arcanum ( Nickerson, 1900 )
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Loxogenes arcanum ( Nickerson, 1900)

Site of infection: liver (immature cyst), duodenum, pyloric caeca, intestine,

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: Canada: New Brunswick (McAlpine 1997); Ontario ( Stafford 1900; Stafford 1905; CMNPA). USA: Louisiana (USNPC; HWML); Michigan ( Muzzall 1991); South Carolina (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: CMNPA: 1900-1711. HWML: 22234-22242, 22354, 22684, 22697. USNPC: 84807, 84819.

Remarks: Loxogenes arcanum was originally described as Distomum arcanum by Nickerson (1900) from an undetermined North American frog species (distinct of L. catesbeianus) and later transferred into the genus Loxogenes ( Stafford 1905) . It has been recorded from other North American ( McAlpine & Burt 1998a) and tropical frog species ( Goldberg & Bursey 2007).