The Ohio State University 1987-06 A Review of Host Specificity in Tanaorhamphus longirostris ( Acanthocephala : Neoechinorhynchidae )

@inproceedings{Hubschman2017TheOS,
  title={The Ohio State University 1987-06 A Review of Host Specificity in Tanaorhamphus longirostris ( Acanthocephala : Neoechinorhynchidae )},
  author={Hubschman},
  year={2017}
}
  • Hubschman
  • Published 2017
Of 13 species of fish recorded as hosts for the acanthocephalan, Tanaorhamphus longirostris (Van Cleave 1913), only two regularly contain mature worms. These are the gizzard shad (Dorosoma cepedianum (Lesueur)) and the threadfin shad (D. petenense (Giinther)). To date, only one species of intermediate host, the calanoid copepod, Diaptomus pallidus Herrick… CONTINUE READING