Macrocheles robustulus ( Berlese, 1904 ),

Azevedo, Letícia H., Castilho, Raphael C., Berto, Marielle M. & De Moraes, Gilberto J., 2017, Macrochelid mites (Mesostigmata: Macrochelidae) from São Paulo state, Brazil, with description of a new species of Macrocheles, Zootaxa 4269 (3), pp. 413-426: 421-422

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4269.3.5

publication LSID

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scientific name

Macrocheles robustulus ( Berlese, 1904 )
status

 

Macrocheles robustulus ( Berlese, 1904) 

Holostaspis subbadius var. rubustulus  [sic] Berlese, 1904a: 264.

Macrocheles robustulus  .— Axtell, 1961: 748; Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1962b: 230; Costa, 1966: 533; Bregetova, 1977: 376; Hyatt & Emberson, 1988: 106.

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) robustulus  .— Krauss, 1970: 136; Karg, 1971: 132.

Holostapis humeratus Berlese, 1908: 13  [Synonymy by Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1962b: 234].

Nothrholaspis punctillatus Willmann, 1939: 176  [Synonymy by Filipponi, 1959: 210].

Macrocheles coprophila Womersley, 1942: 167  [Synonymy by Filipponi & Pegazzano 1962b: 234].

Macrocheles rothamstedensis Evans & Browning, 1956: 15  [Synonymy of Filipponi, 1959: 210].

Note. rubustulus  was an incorrect original spelling of robustulus (Berlese)  , ICZN Opinion 1638.

Material examined. Ten females from Cajuru (21°12'28.5"S, 47°19'35.2"W), three females from Cajuru (21°17'30"S, 47°17'05"W), 18 February 2014; one female from Registro, 24 February 2014; two females from Araçoiaba da Serra (23°31'20,46"S, 47°38'24"W), 25 February 2014.

Diagnosis of female. Dorsal shield medium sized [616 (640–740) long and 350 (380–450) wide at level of coxa III (n=5)]; seta j 1 elongate, over twice as long as j 2 and noticeably longer than j 3, minutely pilose distally; J 5 aciculate, about half as long as Z 5. Sternal shield without distinct lines but with a more or less symmetrical pattern of punctures, some of which may be linearly arranged.

Previous records. Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, England, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Israel, Italy, Morocco, New Zealand, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, USA.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Macrochelidae

Genus

Macrocheles

Loc

Macrocheles robustulus ( Berlese, 1904 )

Azevedo, Letícia H., Castilho, Raphael C., Berto, Marielle M. & De Moraes, Gilberto J. 2017
2017
Loc

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) robustulus

Karg 1971: 132
Krauss 1970: 136
1970
Loc

Holostapis humeratus

Filipponi 1962: 234
Berlese 1908: 13
1962
Loc

Macrocheles coprophila

Filipponi 1962: 234
Womersley 1942: 167
1962
Loc

Macrocheles robustulus

Hyatt 1988: 106
Bregetova 1977: 376
Costa 1966: 533
Filipponi 1962: 230
Axtell 1961: 748
1961
Loc

Nothrholaspis punctillatus

Filipponi 1959: 210
Willmann 1939: 176
1959
Loc

Macrocheles rothamstedensis

Filipponi 1959: 210
Evans 1956: 15
1959
Loc

Holostaspis subbadius var. rubustulus

Berlese 1904: 264
1904