Gyrinicola batrachiensis ( Walton, 1929 )

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 32

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5310372

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/006D2C05-3874-AE0C-FF63-6802FF04FA2B

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Felipe

scientific name

Gyrinicola batrachiensis ( Walton, 1929 )
status

 

Gyrinicola batrachiensis ( Walton, 1929)

Site of infection: intestine.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: Canada: New Brunswick ( Adamson 1981a); Ontario ( Adamson 1981a; Pryor & Greiner 2004; CMNPA); Quebec ( Adamson 1981a; Pryor & Greiner 2004). USA: Florida ( Pryor & Greiner 2004); Ohio ( Pryor & Greiner 2004); undetermined ( Pryor & Bjorndal 2005).

Specimens in collections: CMNPA: 1980-1671a, 1980-1671b. USNPC: 92589.

Remarks: Gyrinicola batrachiensis can infect the gastrointestinal tracts of anuran larvae, but it is not observed in metamorphosing tadpoles or adult frogs ( Adamson 1981b; Adamson 1981c; Bursey & DeWolf 1998).