NARMS taxon details

Acanthostomum spiniceps (Looss, 1896) Looss, 1899

727732  (

marine, fresh
(of ) Looss, A. (1896). Recherches sur la fauna parasitaire de l'Égypte. Première partie. <em>Memoires de l'Institute Egyptien. Le Caire.</em> 3: 1-252.
page(s): 114 [details]   
ERMS (2021). Acanthostomum spiniceps (Looss, 1896) Looss, 1899. Accessed at: on 2023-01-27
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2023). European Register of Marine Species. Acanthostomum spiniceps (Looss, 1896) Looss, 1899. Accessed at: on 2023-01-27
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original description  (of ) Looss, A. (1896). Recherches sur la fauna parasitaire de l'Égypte. Première partie. <em>Memoires de l'Institute Egyptien. Le Caire.</em> 3: 1-252.
page(s): 114 [details]   

additional source Mansour, M. F. A. (2012). Ultrastructure of the spermatozoon of Acanthostomum spiniceps (Digenea: Acanthostomidae), a parasite of Bagrus spp. (Siluriformes:Bagridae). <em>Parasitology Research.</em> 110 (4): 1357–1362., available online at
page(s): 1367 [details]   

additional source Allam, H. E.; Mashaly, M. I.; El-Naggar, M. M. (2022). Ecological studies on the helminth parasites of catfishes <i>Bagrus</i> spp. (Bagridae) and <i>Chrysichthys auratus</i> (Claroteidae) inhabiting Damietta branch, River Nile, Egypt. <em>Egyptian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences.</em> 10(1): 55-68., available online at [details]   

additional source Kudlai, O.; Scholz,T.; Smit, N. (2018). Trematoda. <em>In: Scholz,T.; Vanhove, M. P. M.; Smit, N.; Jayasundera, Z. & Gelnar, M. A Guide to the Parasites of African Freshwater Fishes. CEBioS, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels.</em> pp. 245-268. [details]   

additional source Kohn, A.; Fernandes, B.M.M.; Cohen, S.C. (2007). South American trematode parasites of fishes. <em>CNPq, FIOCRUZ.</em> 318 pp. [details]   

additional source Khalil, L. F. (1963). On Acanthostomum gymnarchi (Dollfus, 1950) with notes on the genera .Acanthostomum Looss, 1899, Atrophecaecum Bhalerao, 1940, Gymnatotrema Morosov, 1955, and Haplocaecum Simha, 1958. <em>Journal of Helminthology.</em> 37: 207-214.
page(s): 212 [details]   

redescription Morozov, F. N. (1955). Suborder Heterophyata Morosov, 1955. <em>Osnovy Trematodologii.</em> 10: 241-335. (In Russian).
page(s): 253 [details]   

redescription Dollfus, R. P. (1932). Mission Saharienne Augiéras Draper, 1927-1928. Trématodes de mammifères, oiseaux et poissons. <em>Bulletin du Museum national d'histoire naturelle.</em> 2. s., v. 4 (5): 555-563.
page(s): 559 [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): 193 [details]   

redescription Moravec F. (1976). On two acanthostomatid trematodes, Acanthostomum spiniceps (Looss, 1896) and A. absconditum (Looss, 1901), from African bagrid fishes,. <em>Folia Parasitologica.</em> 23 : 201–206. [details]   

redescription Fernandes, B. M. M., Pinto, R. M., Cohen, S. C. (2002). Report on two species of Digenea from marine fishes in Brazil. <em>Brazilian Journal of Biology.</em> 62 (3): 459–462.
page(s): 460 [details]   

redescription Al Ghamdi, A. (2018). Redescription of Acanthostomum spiniceps (Digenea) Infecting Lates niloticus (Perciformes: Latidae) on the basis of light microscopy. <em>World Applied Sciences Journal.</em> 6 (4): 619–623., available online at
page(s): 620 [details]   

redescription Morsy, K.; El-Fayoumi, H.; Ali, S. (2013). Acanthostomum spiniceps (Digenea: Cryptogonimidae: Acanthostominae), a parasite of the African snook Lates niloticus (Perciformes: Latidae). a light and scanning electron microscopic study. <em>Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology.</em> 43 (3): 697–704., available online at
page(s): 697 [details]   

redescription Ibraheem, M. H. (2006). On the morphology of Acanthostomum spiniceps (Looss, 1896) and A. absconditum (Looss, 1901) (Digenea: Cryptogonimidae: Acanthostominae) with particular reference to the juvenile stage. <em>Acta Zoologica.</em> 87 (3): 159–169., available online at
page(s): 160 [details]   

redescription Fischthal, J. H., Kuntz, R. E. (1963). Trematode parasites of fishes from Egypt. Part V. Annotated record of some previously described forms. <em>Journal of Parasitology.</em> 49 (1): 91-98.
page(s): 91 [details]   

redescription Abdel-Gaber, R.; Abdel-Ghaffar, F.; Mehlhorn, H.; Al Quraishy, S.; Morsy, K.; Maher, S. (2018). Light microscopic study of four plagiorchiid trematodes infecting marine fish in the south-eastern Mediterranean Sea, Alexandria City, with descriptions of two new species. <em>Parasitology Research.</em> , available online at [details]   

new combination reference Looss, A. (1899). Weitere Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Trematoden-Fauna Aegyptens, zugleich Versuch einer natürlichen Gliederung des Genus Distomum Retzius. <em>Zoologische Jahrbücher.</em> 12: 521-784., available online at
page(s): 578 [details]  OpenAccess publication