Specimen Information

Schyzocotyle acheilognathi
Schyzocotyle acheilognathi
(Asian tapeworm)
Platyhelminthes
Exotic

Specimen ID1462544
GroupPlatyhelminthes
GenusSchyzocotyle
Speciesacheilognathi
Common NameAsian tapeworm
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityEast Arm of the Little Calumet River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number07120003
HUC10 NameCalumet Sag Channel-Little Calumet River
HUC10 Number0712000304
HUC12 NameGrand Calumet River-Little Calumet River
HUC12 Number071200030407
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month6
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31366
Author:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Date:2018
Title:National Wild Fish Health Survey Database
Commentsin gastrointestinal tract of Cyprinus carpio
Record TypeSpecimen
VerifierLaCrosse Fish Health Center
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/29/2020].

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