The Flukeman appears on a tabloid in the opening scene with the caption explaining its ultimate fate.
Scully says, "I wouldn't change a day. Well, maybe that Flukeman thing. I could have lived without that just fine."
The title of the episode is on one of the fake movie posters seen in the town's VHS store.
The picture of the Flukeman is shown.
"The Host" gets an honorable mention.