Camallanus 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

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Camallanus sp.


Camallanus sp.

Site of infection: intestine.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Illinois (USNPC).

Specimens deposited: USNPC: 82017.

Remarks: Species of Camallanus are parasites of fishes; they are recruited by ingestion of infected copepods ( Cheng 1973). This record could be accidental.