Halipegus 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 : 14

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https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

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Halipegus sp.


Halipegus sp.

Site of infection: Eustachian tube, stomach.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Arkansas ( Rosen & Manis 1976); Louisiana (USNPC); Michigan ( Muzzall 1991); Nebraska (HWML).

Specimens in collections: HWML: 19715. USNPC: 84818.

Remarks: Zelmer and Brooks (2000) restricted the genus Halipegus to those species lacking genital sacs, permanent sinus organs, and well-developed hermaphroditic ducts.