Cephalogonimus 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 : 5

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https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

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Cephalogonimus sp.


Cephalogonimus sp.

Site of infection: intestine.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Kansas (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: USNPC: 91221.

Remarks: This is the only genus of the family Cephalogonimidae represented in amphibian hosts. Species of this genus are distributed from Canada to Brazil ( Yamaguti 1971; Rodriguez-Ortíz et al. 2004; Brooks et al. 2006a).