Holostaspella bifoliata ( Trägårdh, 1952 ),

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: 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-FFCB-BD43-42EE-45A4D0F9FA84

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scientific name

Holostaspella bifoliata ( Trägårdh, 1952 )
status

 

Holostaspella bifoliata ( Trägårdh, 1952) 

Areolaspis bifoliatus Trägårdh, 1952: 61  .

Macrocheles (Holostaspella) bifoliatus  .— Hirschmann, 1970: 45.

Holostaspella bifoliata  .— Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1967: 243; Krantz, 1967b: 113; Ishikawa, 1968: 201; Halliday, 1988: 151; Roy, 1989: 337; Takaku et al., 2012: 99.

Material examined. Two females from Cajuru (21°17'30"S, 47°17'05"W), 18 February 2014; five females from Pirapozinho, 25 March 2014.

Diagnosis of female. Dorsal shield relatively small [586 (580–600) long and 356 (350–380) wide at level of coxa III (n=5)], with strong punctate pattern interspersed with finely punctate areas, laterally with a series of strongly punctate rounded depressions; j 1 broadly plumose, inserted on an anterior protuberance of the shield, longer than z 1; J 5 pectinate, other dorsal shield setae aciculate. Sternal shield strongly punctate, with l. o. p and l. m. t forming an arch, the anterior edge of which nearly reaching the level of insertion of st 2. Epigynal shield punctate to various degrees, truncate posteriorly. Ventrianal shield rounded, wider than long, with three pairs of aciculate preanal setae.

Previous records. Argentina, Australia, Congo, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Tahiti, USA. This is the first record of this species in Brazil.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Macrochelidae

Genus

Holostaspella

Loc

Holostaspella bifoliata ( Trägårdh, 1952 )

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

Macrocheles (Holostaspella) bifoliatus

Hirschmann 1970: 45
1970
Loc

Holostaspella bifoliata

Takaku 2012: 99
Roy 1989: 337
Halliday 1988: 151
Ishikawa 1968: 201
Filipponi 1967: 243
Krantz 1967: 113
1967
Loc

Areolaspis bifoliatus Trägårdh, 1952 : 61

Tragardh 1952: 61