Gyrodactylus 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 : 20

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Gyrodactylus sp.


Gyrodactylus sp.

Site of infection: skin.

Recruitment: contact.

Distribution: Canada: Ontario ( Crawshaw 1997). USA: New Jersey ( Stunkard & Dunihue 1933a, 1933b).

No specimens in collections.

Remarks: Stunkard and Dunihue (1933a, 1933b) considered that these specimens represent a new species of Gyrodactylus . This has also been suggested by Wootton et al. (1993), who pointed out that this material could pertain to Gyrodactylus catesbeianae.