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Neoechinorhinchus agilis (Rudophi, 1819) Van Cleave, 1916 parasite in collection

Echinorhynchus agilis Rudophi, 1819
Hebesoma agilis (Rudolphi, 1819)

Type host

Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758

Type locality

Ligurian Sea, off Spezia (Italy)

Other host

Liza aurata (Risso, 1810)

Other localities

Black Sea, Kerch channel; Black Sea, Streletskaya Bay, Sevastopol; Black Sea, Aleksandrovskaya Bay, Sevastopol

Remarks

There is possible composition of a few species [Neoechinorhynchus (Neoechinorhynchus) agilis sensu (Tkach, Sarabeev & Shvetsova, 2014); N. (Hebesoma) yamagutii Tkach, Sarabeev & Shvetsova, 2014; N. (H.) personatus Tkach, Sarabeev & Shvetsova, 2014] in the Black and Azov seas (Tkach et al., 2014).

Bibliography

First published in

Rudolphi C. A. 1819. Entozoorum synopsis, cui accedunt mantissa duplex et indices locupletissimi. — Berlin : Sumtibus Augusti Rucker, 811 p.

Other reference

Tkach Ie.V. , Sarabeev V. L., Shvetsova L.S. 2014. Taxonomic status of Neoechinorhynchus agilis (Acanthocephala, Neoechinorhynchidae), with a description of two new species of the genus from the atlantic and pacific mullets (Teleostei, Mugilidae). Vestnik zoologii, 48(4): 291–306.

Specimens in collection

exemplar found in host
814.A.v1r.v1 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-08-03 Black Sea, Kerch channel Liza aurata
815.A.1r.v2-9 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-07-13 Black Sea, Kerch channel Mugil cephalus
815.A.1r.v10-16 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-07-13 Black Sea, Kerch channel Mugil cephalus
816.A.1r.v17-22 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-07-13 Black Sea, Kerch channel Mugil cephalus
816.A.1r.v23 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-07-13 Black Sea, Kerch channel Mugil cephalus
817.A.1r.v24-28 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-07-13 Black Sea, Kerch channel Mugil cephalus
817.A.1r.v29-32 vaucher adult wholemount 2011-07-13 Black Sea, Kerch channel Mugil cephalus
818.A.1r.v33 vaucher adult wholemount 2002-03-23 Black Sea, Streletskaya Bay, Sevastopol Liza aurata
818.A.1r.v34 vaucher adult wholemount 2002-03-23 Black Sea, Streletskaya Bay, Sevastopol Liza aurata
819.A.1r.v35 vaucher adult wholemount 2004-10-21 Black Sea, Aleksandrovskaya Bay, Sevastopol Liza aurata
819.A.1r.v36-37 vaucher adult wholemount 2004-10-21 Black Sea, Aleksandrovskaya Bay, Sevastopol Liza aurata

Neodidymozoon

Neoechinorhinchus agilis (Rudophi, 1819) Van Cleave, 1916

Neometadidymozoon