Acanthocephalus parksidei sp. n. (Acanthocephala: Echinorhynchidae) from Wisconsin fishes.

@article{Amin1975AcanthocephalusPS,
  title={Acanthocephalus parksidei sp. n. (Acanthocephala: Echinorhynchidae) from Wisconsin fishes.},
  author={O. Amin},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  year={1975},
  volume={61 2},
  pages={
          301-6
        }
}
  • O. Amin
  • Published 1975
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of parasitology
Acanthocephalus parksidei sp. n. is described from over 4,000 specimens recovered from 11 fish hosts in the Pike River, southeastern Wisconsin. A parksidei is a highly variable acanthocephalan which appears to present an intermediate form between the only 2 other members of the same genus, A. dirus and A. jacksoni, described from North American freshwater fishes. It is structurally similar to the larger A. dirus but is separated from it primarily by having fewer proboscis hook rows and hooks… Expand
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