Echinorhynchus 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 : 23-24

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Echinorhynchus sp.


Echinorhynchus sp. *

Site of infection: peritoneum.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: New York Aquarium (USNPC).

Specimens in collections: USNPC: 36613.

Remarks: These acanthocephalans are common parasites of freshwater and marine fishes ( Yamaguti