Specimen Information

Schyzocotyle acheilognathi
Schyzocotyle acheilognathi
(Asian tapeworm)
Platyhelminthes
Exotic

Specimen ID260176
GroupPlatyhelminthes
GenusSchyzocotyle
Speciesacheilognathi
Common NameAsian tapeworm
StateTX
CountyMaverick
LocalityRio Grande at Quemado, Texas
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameElm-Sycamore
HUC8 Number13080001
HUC10 NameQuemado Creek-Rio Grande
HUC10 Number1308000119
HUC12 NameCanon Grande-Rio Grande
HUC12 Number130800011903
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18365
Author:Bean, M.G.
Date:2008
Title:Occurrence and Impact of the Asian fish tapeworm Bothriocephalus acheilgnathi in the Rion Grande (Rio Bravo del Norte).
Publisher:Texas State University, Theses and Dissertations -- Department of Biology.
Pages:54 pp
CommentsThe site was sampled seasonally from September 2006 to October 2007
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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