Megalodiscus microphagus Ingles, 1936

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 17

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5310259

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/006D2C05-387B-AE03-FF63-6D50FED8FD21

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Megalodiscus microphagus Ingles, 1936
status

 

Megalodiscus microphagus Ingles, 1936

Site of infection: intestine.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Arkansas ( Rosen & Manis 1976).

No specimens in collections.

Remarks: This species was described as parasite of Anaxyrus boreas (Baird & Girard); besides of L. catesbeianus, it has been recorded from Dicamptodon ensatus (Eschscholtz), Pseudacris regilla (Baird & Girard), Rana aurora Baird and Girard, Taricha granulosa (Skilton), and Rana cascadae Slater ( Zamparo & Brooks 2005).