Macrocheles insignitus Berlese, 1918,

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: 419-420

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0381B829-FFCE-BD47-42EE-4021D4BAFDC1

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scientific name

Macrocheles insignitus Berlese, 1918
status

 

Macrocheles insignitus Berlese, 1918 

Macrocheles (Coprholaspis) insignitus Berlese, 1918: 158  .

Macrocheles insignitus  .— Evans & Browning, 1956: 21; Filipponi & Pegazzano, 1963: 78; Bregetova, 1977: 355; Hyatt & Emberson, 1988: 113; Krantz & Whitaker, 1988: 236; Masán, 2003: 116.

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) insignitus  .— Karg, 1971: 134.

Macrocheles whartoni Delfinado & Baker, 1975: 55  [Synonymy by Krantz & Whitaker, 1988: 236].

Material examined. Four females from Pirapozinho, 25 March 2014; one female from Araçoiaba da Serra, 25 February 2014.

Diagnosis of female. Dorsal shield relatively small [less than 525 µm in length; 570 (480–590) long and 332 (280–370) wide at level of coxa III (n= 5) in specimens collected in this study] and broadly oval. Dorsal setae smooth, except J 5, pilose; j 1 spine-shaped. Sternal shield with l. o. a. connected by four punctate transversal lines; l. m. t. arched forwards.

Previous records. Bulgaria, Canada, China, England, France, Georgia, Hungary, Iran, Italy, Macedonia, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Wales. This is the first record in Brazil.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Macrochelidae

Genus

Macrocheles

Loc

Macrocheles insignitus Berlese, 1918

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

Macrocheles whartoni

Krantz 1988: 236
Delfinado 1975: 55
1988
Loc

Macrocheles (Macrocheles) insignitus

Karg 1971: 134
1971
Loc

Macrocheles insignitus

Masan 2003: 116
Hyatt 1988: 113
Krantz 1988: 236
Bregetova 1977: 355
Filipponi 1963: 78
Evans 1956: 21
1956
Loc

Macrocheles (Coprholaspis) insignitus

Berlese 1918: 158