Contracaecum 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 : 27

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Contracaecum sp.
status

 

Contracaecum sp. *

Site of infection: coelom, muscles, stomach.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: Cuba: Provincia Pinar del Río ( Martínez et al. 1982). USA: California ( Goldberg & Bursey 2002a; USNPC); Pennsylvania (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: USNPC: 31123, 91247.

Remarks: Life cycle of Contracaecum spp. includes invertebrates and fishes as intermediate hosts; records in L. catesbeianus are probably accidental.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Nematoda

Class

Secernentea

Order

Ascaridida

Family

Anisakidae