Gulf of Mexico, southeastern United States and the Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic coast of South America
Linton, E. 1910. Helminth fauna of the Dry Tortugas. II. Trematodes. Papers of the Tortugas Laboratory of the Carnegie Institute of Washington 4: 11–98.
Overstreet, R. M. 1973. Some species of Lecithaster Lühe, 1901 (Digenea: Hemiuridae) and related genera from fishes in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 92: 231–240.
Added keyword "parasitic"
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.
Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies. 2016. GulfBase: Resource Database for Gulf of Mexico Research, Education, and Management. Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. World Wide Web electronic publication. http://www.gulfbase.org, 05-30-2020.