Cosmocercoides variabilis ( Harwood, 1930 )

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 28

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5310329

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/006D2C05-3870-AE08-FF63-6FA6FAF1FA5F

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scientific name

Cosmocercoides variabilis ( Harwood, 1930 )
status

 

Cosmocercoides variabilis ( Harwood, 1930)

Site of infection: intestine.

Recruitment: penetration.

Prevalence, mean intensity, and range: 14.8%, 2, 1-3.

Specimens deposited: CNHE: 6946.

Distribution: Canada: New Brunswick ( McAlpine & Burt 1998a); Quebec ( Rau et al. 1978). USA: California ( Ingles 1936; Lehmann 1965; Goldberg & Bursey 2002a); Illinois ( Andrews et al. 1992); Michigan ( Muzzall 1991); Mississippi ( Walton 1929); North Carolina ( Brandt 1936); Ohio ( Bursey & DeWolf 1998); Oklahoma ( Trowbridge & Hefley 1934); Oregon ( Lehmann 1965). Texas ( Harwood 1932; Hollis 1972; Mayberry et al. 2000); Virginia ( Campbell 1968); Washington ( Lehmann 1965).

Specimens in collections: USNPC: 91250.

Remarks: This nematode species is considered as a true parasite of amphibians ( Bolek 1997).