Macrocheles subbadius ( 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: 422

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D5B0B224-F808-4164-8231-9654C077DF8E

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0381B829-FFC1-BD49-42EE-435CD0F9F912

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scientific name

Macrocheles subbadius ( Berlese, 1904 )
status

 

Macrocheles subbadius ( Berlese, 1904) 

Gamasus tardus  .— Berlese, 1882: 105 [Misidentification; see subsequent note].

Holostaspis marginatus  .— Berlese, 1889: 6 [Misidentification; see subsequent note].

Macrocheles subbadius  .— Filipponi & Seganti, 1957: 27; Bregetova & Koroleva, 1960: 132; Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1963: 73; Bregetova, 1977: 354; Hyatt & Emberson, 1988: 111; Masán, 2003: 115.

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) subbadius  .— Karg, 1993: 109.

Macrocheles situs Karg, 1978: 364  [Synonymy by Krantz & Whitaker, 1988: 257].

Note. Specimens reported by Berlese (1882: 105) as Gamasus tardus Koch  and by Berlese (1889: 6) as Holostaspis marginatus (Hermann)  were described as Holostaspis subbadius Berlese  by Berlese, 1904: 264.

Material examined. 13 females from Cajuru (21°12'28"S, 47°19'35"W), 18 February 2014; 21 females from Registro, 24 February 2014; five females from Paraibuna, 10 March 2014; one female from Araçoiaba da Serra (23°31'20"S, 47°38'24"W), 25 February 2014; one female from Nipoã (20°40'20"S, 49°10'22"W), 31 March 2014.

Diagnosis of female. Dorsal shield medium sized [640 (570–680) long and 394 (380–450) wide at level of coxa III (n=5)]; dorsal shield setae aciculate; seta j 1 short. Sternal shield with l. o. a. joined by four or five transverse lines, the most posterior of which is the l. m. t.

Previous records. Australia, Austria, China, England, Germany, Greece, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Switzerland, USA. This is the first record of this species from Brazil.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Macrochelidae

Genus

Macrocheles

Loc

Macrocheles subbadius ( Berlese, 1904 )

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

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) subbadius

Karg 1993: 109
1993
Loc

Macrocheles situs

Krantz 1988: 257
Karg 1978: 364
1988
Loc

Macrocheles subbadius

Masan 2003: 115
Hyatt 1988: 111
Bregetova 1977: 354
Filipponi 1963: 73
Bregetova 1960: 132
Filipponi 1957: 27
1957
Loc

Holostaspis marginatus

Berlese 1889: 6
1889
Loc

Gamasus tardus

Berlese 1882: 105
1882