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

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/006D2C05-3871-AE09-FF63-6EC5FCD2FBF0

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Camallanus sp.
status

 

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.