Three species (1 new) of HaliotrematoidesKritsky, Yang, and Sun, 2009 (Dactylogyridae), are described from the gill lamellae of porgies, Calamus spp. (Perciformes: Sparidae), from the northern Gulf of Mexico off Florida: Haliotrematoides parvicirrus (Zhukov, 1983) Kritsky, Yang, and Sun, 2009, from littlehead porgy Calamus proridens Jordan and Gilbert and knobbed porgy Calamus nodosus Randall and Caldwell (both new host records); Haliotrematoides bostryx n. sp. from C. proridens (type host), C. nodosus, jolthead porgy Calamus bajonado (Bloch and Schneider), and grass porgy Calamus arctifrons Goode and Bean; and Haliotrematoides mediohamus (Zhukov, 1983) Kritsky, Yang, and Sun, 2009, from C. proridens, C. nodosus, and sheepshead porgy Calamus penna (Valenciennes) (all new host records). Locations from which H. parvicirrus and H. mediohamus were collected in the northern Gulf of Mexico represent new geographic records for these species.
You have requested a machine translation of selected content from our databases. This functionality is provided solely for your convenience and is in no way intended to replace human translation. Neither BioOne nor the owners and publishers of the content make, and they explicitly disclaim, any express or implied representations or warranties of any kind, including, without limitation, representations and warranties as to the functionality of the translation feature or the accuracy or completeness of the translations.
Translations are not retained in our system. Your use of this feature and the translations is subject to all use restrictions contained in the Terms and Conditions of Use of the BioOne website.
Vol. 87 • No. 1