Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Acanthocephala
Class
Palaeacanthocephala
Order
Echinorhynchida
Family
Cavisomidae
Genus
Filisoma
Species
fidum
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Overall Geographic Range
Known only from Dry Tortugas Florida
Habitat-Biology
  • parasitic
  • endemic to Gulf of Mexico