Aplectana 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 : 26

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https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

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Aplectana sp.


Aplectana sp.

Site of infection: cloaca, intestine.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Michigan ( Muzzall 1991).

No specimens in collections.

Remarks: Species of the genus Aplectana are common intestinal parasites of reptiles and amphibians ( Anderson 2000).