Ribeiroia 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 : 19-20

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https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

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Ribeiroia sp.


Ribeiroia sp. *

Site of infection: not specified.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: California ( Johnson et al. 1999; Goldberg & Bursey 2002a); western United States ( Johnson et al. 2002).

No specimens in collections.

Remarks: Johnson et al. (1999; 2002) associated the presence of larvae of this parasite with malformations in host amphibians.