7% Acanthocephalan cystacanth
7% 0% * Chi-square, P < 0.
Gravid individuals of two species of Nematoda, Strongyluris similis Caballero, 1938, Thubunaea iguanae Telford, 1965 and one cystacanth
of a species of oligacanthorhynchid Acanthocephala were found.
Acanthocephala (1993) unknown cystacanth
Arkansas 1/37 (3%) McAllister et al.
larvae were recovered from two of the three immature Lepomis sp.
USNPC 95054); oligacanthorhynchid cystacanth
Helminths collected consisted of one single male oligacanthorhynchid cystacanth
occurring within the mesentery adjacent to the proximal small intestine in an adult non-gravid female C.
ingens would first have to develop to an infective cystacanth
stage in an intermediate insect host.
larvae) and one species of Acanthocephala represented by cystacanths
(Oligacanthorhynchidae), were found.
six (13%) with oligacanthorhynchid acanthocephalan cystacanths
, six (13%) with Oochoristica bivitellobata, one (2%) with Parathelandros texanus and 16 (33%) with Pharyngodon warneri.
Rudolphi 1819, five percent with Parathelandros texanus Specian & Ubelaker 1974, two percent with Pharyngodon warneri Harwood 1932, and six percent with oligacanthorhynchid acanthocephalan cystacanths
flagellicaudus; and acanthocephalan cystacanths
in one (four percent) C.
in 11 (19 percent), oxyurid nematodes (Parathelandros texanus) in three (five percent), and acanthocephalan cystacanths
in 12 (21 percent).