Acanthocephalus minor Yamaguti, 1935

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1936

Rediscovered: July 2014?

 

Distribution

Lake Biwa Basin, Shiga Prefecture, Honshu (western), Japan (west-central)

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Yamaguti, S. (1935). Studies on the helminth fauna of Japan. Part 8. Acanthocephala, I. Japanese Journal of Zoology 6: 247–278.

 

Other references:

Nagasawa, Kazuya and Nitta, Masato. (2015). Rediscovery of a Fish Acanthocephalan, Acanthocephalus minor (Echinorhynchida: Echinorhynchidae), in the Lake Biwa Basin, Central Japan, with a Review of the Fish Acanthocephalan Fauna of the Basin. Species Diversity 20: 73-81.

 

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