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Lecithaster confusus Odhner, 1905

109363  (

marine, brackish, fresh
Odhner, T. (1905). Die Trematoden des arktischen Gebietes. <em>Fauna Arctica.</em> 4: 289-372., available online at
page(s): 359 [details]   
ERMS (2021). Lecithaster confusus Odhner, 1905. Accessed at: on 2024-05-19
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2024). European Register of Marine Species. Lecithaster confusus Odhner, 1905. Accessed at: on 2024-05-19
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original description Odhner, T. (1905). Die Trematoden des arktischen Gebietes. <em>Fauna Arctica.</em> 4: 289-372., available online at
page(s): 359 [details]   

basis of record Gibson, D.I. (2001). Digenea, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 136-142 (look up in RoR[details]   

additional source Brunel, P., L. Bosse & G. Lamarche. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 pp. (look up in RoR[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Ragias, V., Athanassopoulou, F. & Sinis, A. (2005). Parasites of Mugilidae spp. reared under semi-intensive and intensive conditions in Greece. <i>Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists</i> <b>25</b> 107-115
page(s): 110 [details]   

additional source Polyansky, Y.I. (1955). The parasites of fish of northern marine waters of the USSR. Parasites of the fish of the Barents Sea. Materialy po parazitologii ryb severnykh morei SSSR. Parazity ryb Barentsova morya. <em>Trudy Zoologicheskogo Instituta, Akademii Nauk SSSR, Leningrad (Collection of works on parasitology. Translation by the Israel Program for Scientific Translations, Jerusalem 1966).</em> 19:5-170, figs. 1-37, tabs. 1-24.
page(s): 62 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Rahimian, H. (2007). Parasites of fingerling herring Clupea harengus L.: ecology and fine morphology. Journal of Helminthology 81(2):199-217.
page(s): 207 [details]   

additional source Williams, E.H., Jr. & L. Bunkley-Williams. (1996). Parasites of offshore big game fishes of Puerto Rico and the western Atlantic. Department of Natural and Environmental Resources & University of Puerto Rico, San Juan & Mayaguez 382pp.
page(s): 58 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Overstreet, R. M., J. O. Cook, and R. W. Heard. 2009. Trematoda (Platyhelminthes) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 419–486 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Heller, A. F. (1949). Parasites of cod and other marine fish from the Baie de Chaleur region. <em>Canadian Journal of Research.</em> 27: 243-264.
page(s): 249 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Gibson, D.I. (1996) Guide to the parasites of Canadian fishes. Part IV. Trematoda. NRC Research Press, Ottawa, 373 pp. [details]   

additional source Radujkovic, B.; Sundic, D. (2014). Parasitic flatworms (Platyhelminthes: Monogenea, Digenea, Cestoda) of fishes from the Adriatic Sea. <em>Natura Montenegrina.</em> 13 (1):7–280., available online at
page(s): 98 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Osmanov, S. O. (1940). Материалы к паразитофауне рыб Черного моря (Materials on the parasite fauna of the Black Sea fishes; Materialy k parazitofaune ryb Chernogo Morya). <em>Ученые Записки Ленинградского педагогического института им. А. И. Герцена, Каф. Зоологии и Дарвинизма (Uchenye Zapiski, Leningradskogo Gosudarstvennogo Pedagogicheskogo Instituta imeni Gertsena, Kafedra Zoologii i Darvinizma; Proceedings of A.I. Herzen Leningrad State Pedagogical Institute, Department of Zoology and Darwinism).</em> 30-187-265.
page(s): 213 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Shulman-Albova, R. E. (1952). Fish parasites of the White Sea around the village of Gridina. Part I. Monogenetic and digenetic trematodes. <em>Uchenye Zapiski Karelo-Finskogo Gosudarstvennogo Universiteta.</em> 4, 78–97. (In Russian).
page(s): 92 [details]   

additional source Skrjabin, K. I., Guschanskaja, L H. (1957). Additions to Suborder Hemiurata (Markevitsch, 1951) Skrjabin et Guschanskaja, 1954. <em>Osnovy Trematodologii.</em> 13, 601–779. (In Russian).
page(s): 755 [details]   

additional source Shulman, S. S.; Shulman-Albova, R. E. (1953). <em>Parasites of fish of the White Sea.</em> Moscow, Leningrad: Karelo-Finskii Institut Biologii, Akademii nauk SSSR, pp. 198. (In Russian).
page(s): 57 [details]   

additional source Ostrowski de Núñez, M.; Arredondo, N.; Gil de Pertierra, A. (2017). Adult Trematodes (Platyhelminthes) Of Freshwater Fishes From Argentina: A Checklist. <em>Zenodo.</em> , available online at [details]   

additional source Solonchenko, A..I. (1982). <em>Helminth fauna of Azov Sea fishes.</em> Naukova Dumka, Kiev. 150 pp. (In Russian). [details]   

additional source Özer, A., Öztürk, T., Kornyychuk, Y. (2013). First report of Mazocraes alosae (Herman, 1782), Pronoprymna ventricosa (Rudolphi, 1891) and Lecithaster confusus Odhner, 1905 in Pontic Shad Alosa immaculata Bennet, 1835 near Turkish coasts of the Black Sea. <em>Lucrări Ştiinţifice-Seria Zootehnie.</em> 59: 311–314.
page(s): 311 [details]   

additional source Reimer, L.W. (1975). Helminthen von Fischen des Mesopelagials von Nordwestafrika. <em>Wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift der Pädagogischen Hochschule "Liselotte Herrmann" Güstrow Aus der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät.</em> 2: 151–172.
page(s): 159 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at [details]   

redescription Stunkard, H. W. (1983). The marine cercariae of the Woods Hole, Massachusetts region, a review and a revision. <em>Biological Bulletin.</em> 164 (2): 143–162.
page(s): 158 [details]   

redescription Hunninen, A. V.; Cable, R. M. (1943). The life history of Lecithaster confusus Odhner (Trematoda: Hemiuridae). <em>Journal of Parasitology.</em> 29 (1): 71–79., available online at
page(s): 72 [details]   

redescription Stunkard, H. W. (1970). The marine cercariae of the Woods Hole Massachusetts Region. <em>Biological Bulletin. Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole.</em> 138: 66–76.
page(s): 73 [details]   

redescription Marzoug, D.; Boutiba, Z.; Gibson, D. I.; Pérez-del-Olmo, A.; Kostadinova, A. (2012). Descriptions of digeneans from Sardina pilchardus (Walbaum) (Clupeidae) off the Algerian coast of the western Mediterranean, with a complete list of its helminth parasites. <em>Systematic Parasitology.</em> 81 (3): 169–186., available online at
page(s): 176 [details]   

redescription Greze, V. N., Delyamure, S. L. & Nikolaeva, V. M. (Eds.). (1975). <em>Key to the parasites of vertebrates of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.</em> Kiev: Naukova Dumka, 551 pp. (In Russian).
page(s): 176 [details]   

redescription Linton, E. (1940). Trematodes from fishes mainly from the Woods Hole region, Massachusetts. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 88: 1-172.
page(s): 132 [details]   

redescription Dawes, B. (1947). The Trematoda of British Fishes. <em>Ray Society, London.</em> 364 pp.
page(s): 294 [details]   

redescription Lühe, M. (1909). Parasitische Plattwürmer. I: Trematodes. <em>Süsswasserfauna Deutschlands.</em> 17, 1-217.
page(s): 140 [details]   

redescription Atopkin, D.; Nakao, M.; Besprozvannykh, V.; Ha, N.; Nguyen, H.; Sasaki, M. (2020). Morphological and molecular data for species of Lecithaster Lühe, 1901 and Hysterolecithoides Yamaguti, 1934 (Digenea: Lecithasteridae) from fish of East Asia and phylogenetic relationships within the Hemiuroidea Looss, 1899. <em>Journal of Helminthology.</em> 1-13., available online at [details]   

redescription Nikolaeva, V. M. (1966). [Trematodes of the suborder Hemiurata infecting fish in the Mediterranean Basin]. <em>Biologiya Morya, Kiev, [Helminth fauna of animals of the Southern Seas].</em> 52–66. (In Russian).
page(s): 55 [details]   

redescription Skrjabin, K. I., Guschanskaja, L. K. (1954). Suborder Hemiurata (Markevitsch) Skrjabin & Guschanskaja, 1954. First part. <em>Osnovy Trematodologii.</em> 9, 225–653. (In Russian).
page(s): 514 [details]   

redescription Overstreet, R. M. (1973). Some species of Lecithaster Lühe, 1901 (Digenea: Hemiuridae) and related genera from fishes in the northern Gulf of Mexico. <em>Transactions of the American Microscopical Society.</em> 92, 231–240.
page(s): 231 [details]   

redescription Pan, J.-P. (1984). Two new genera and three new species of hemiurid and Maseniidae from Kwangtung fishes. In:. <em>Parasitic organisms of fresh-water fish of China (compiled by Institute of Hydrobiology Academia Sinica).</em> Agricultural Publishing House, Beijing.: 125-132. (English summary in separate volume pp. 20-22).
page(s): 128 [details]   

redescription Perez-del Olmo, Gibson, Fernandez, Sanisidro, Raga & Kostadinova. 2006. Descriptions of Wardula bartolii n. sp. (Digenea: Mesometridae) and three newly recorded accidental parasites of Boops boops L. (Sparidae) in the NE Atlantic. Systematic Parasitology    Volume: 63    Issue: 2    Pages: 97-107
page(s): 102 [details]   
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