Halipegus occidualis Stafford, 1905

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 14-15

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5310243

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/006D2C05-3866-AE1D-FF63-6AA6FCDEFEF0

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scientific name

Halipegus occidualis Stafford, 1905
status

 

Halipegus occidualis Stafford, 1905

Site of infection: Eustachian tubes, mouth, stomach.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: Canada: New Brunswick ( McAlpine 1997a, 1997b; 1998; McAlpine & Burt 1998b; NBM); Ontario ( Stafford 1905; CMNPA). USA: Massachusetts ( McAlpine & Burt 1998b); Nebraska ( Brooks 1976); Pennsylvania (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: CMNPA: 1900-1629 (type) . HWML: 20098-20101. NBM: 759-761, 1242, 1243, 1254, 1255. USNPC: 31124, 36883.02.

Remarks: This digenean species has been recorded from southern Canada, across USA to Mexico, in different species of amphibians ( Zelmer & Brooks 2000).