Glyptholaspis confusa ( Foà, 1900 ),

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: 415-416

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-FFCA-BD43-42EE-4234D4D6FE62

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Plazi

scientific name

Glyptholaspis confusa ( Foà, 1900 )
status

 

Glyptholaspis confusa ( Foà, 1900) 

Holostaspis confusus Foà, 1900: 137  .

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) confusus  .— Filipponi & Ilardi, 1958: 118.

Glyptholaspis confusa  .— Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1960: 154, 1962a: 197; Van Der Hammen, 1964: 4; Halliday, 1986: 73; Hyatt & Emberson, 1988: 116; De Jesus & Rueda, 1990: 714; Mašán, 2003: 122; Takaku et al., 2012: 104; Özbek et al., 2014: 1.

Macrocheles (Glyptholaspis) confusa  .— Bregetova, 1977: 387.

Macrocheles plumiventris  .— Evans & Browning, 1956: 36 [Misidentification, according to Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1960: 154].

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) vagabundus var. neotropicus Berlese, 1918: 173  [Synonymy by Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1960: 154].

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) vagabundus var. australis Berlese, 1918: 173  [Synonymy by Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1960: 154].

Macrocheles (Monoplites) oudemansii Hull, 1925: 215  [Synonymy of Macrocheles plumiventris sensu Evans & Browning (1956)  by Evans & Browning, 1956: 16].

Material examined. Three females from Piracicaba (22°42'25"S, 47°38'30"W), 13 March 2014; two females from Cajuru (21°12'28"S, 47°19'35"W) and two females from Cajuru (21°17'30"S, 47°17'05"W), 18 February 2014; one female from Registro, 24 February 2014; one female from São Luis do Paraitinga; 13 females from Paraibuna, 10 March 2014; 24 females from Pirapozinho, 25 March 2014; three females from Nipoã (20°54'48"S, 49°46'40"W), 31 March 2014.

Diagnosis of female. Dorsal shield large [1,237 (1,175–1,310) long and 833 (790–875) wide at level of coxa III (n=6)], oval and with punctate-reticulate pattern. Posterior margin of dorsal shield with large denticles and numerous microdenticles. Most dorsal setae brush-shaped and long; j 6, z 5 and 1–2 unpaired median setae (between j 6 and J 2) smooth and short; j 5 longer than z 6; bases of Z 5 not adjacent to each other; J 5 short, approximately half as long as Z 4. Sternal and ventrianal shields with polygonal pattern. Ventrianal shield with anterior margin truncate. Pre-anal setae relatively short and brush-shaped.

Previous records. Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Caucasus, England, Germany, Greece, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, Philippines, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uzbekistan, Wales. This is the first record of this species in Brazil.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Macrochelidae

Genus

Glyptholaspis

Loc

Glyptholaspis confusa ( Foà, 1900 )

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

Macrocheles (Glyptholaspis) confusa

Bregetova 1977: 387
1977
Loc

Glyptholaspis confusa

Ozbek 2014: 1
Takaku 2012: 104
Masan 2003: 122
De 1990: 714
Hyatt 1988: 116
Halliday 1986: 73
Van 1964: 4
Filipponi 1960: 154
1960
Loc

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) vagabundus var. neotropicus

Filipponi 1960: 154
Berlese 1918: 173
1960
Loc

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) vagabundus var. australis

Filipponi 1960: 154
Berlese 1918: 173
1960
Loc

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) confusus

Filipponi 1958: 118
1958
Loc

Macrocheles plumiventris

Filipponi 1960: 154
Evans 1956: 36
1956
Loc

Macrocheles (Monoplites) oudemansii

Evans 1956: 16
Hull 1925: 215
1956
Loc

Holostaspis confusus Foà, 1900 : 137

Foa 1900: 137