Salfacarus, Van der Hammen, 1979

Ma. Magdalena Vázquez G. & Hans Klompen, 2010, The genus Salfacarus (Acari: Opilioacarida) in Madagascar, Zootaxa 2482, pp. 1-21: 19

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.893912

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/215A879B-FFE7-A244-7683-CC2EFB4AF995

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scientific name

Salfacarus
status

 

Salfacarus  sp.

The following records concern smaller collections of Salfacarus  . The number of specimens in each collection or their composition (e.g. no females) was not considered adequate for description. The collections are listed to illustrate the minimal distribution of these mites on Madagascar.

MADAGASCAR: Mahajanga, Parc National Tsingy de Bemaraha, 2.5km 62°ENE Bekopaka, Ankidrodroa River, 100 m, 19°07’56”S 44°48’53”E, coll. Fisher, B L & Griswold, C E, 11–15 Nov 2001, ex tropical dry forest on tsingy (EF22,BLF4341): DN ( OSAL 007785), DN ( OSAL 007791), M ( OSAL 007786, 7789),

MADAGASCAR: Toliara, Forêt de Beroboka, 5.9km 131° SE Ankidranoka, 80 m, 22°13’59”S 43°21’59”E, coll. Fisher, B L & Griswold, C E, 12–16 Mar 2002, ex tropical dry forest (EF22): F ( OSAL 007280–82); same locality and collectors, 12–16 Mar 2002, ex tropical dry forest, leaf mold, rotting wood, sifted litter (EF19, BLF6070): PN ( OSAL 006765), PN ( OSAL 007278), DN ( OSAL 006762), DN ( OSAL 006763), DN ( OSAL 007279), TN ( OSAL 006764), F ( OSAL 6756–58), F ( OSAL 006754–55), M ( OSAL 006759–61).

MADAGASCAR: Toliara, Sept Lacs, 130 m, 23°31’15”S 44°08’35”E, coll. Frontier Project, 20 Aug 2002, ex gallery forest, leaf mold, rotten wood, sifted litter (ER19, MGF 037): TN ( OSAL 007792), TN ( OSAL 007793–94), TN ( OSAL 007328–29), F ( OSAL 007795–96), M ( OSAL 007797–98),

OSAL

Ohio State University Acarology Laboratory

MGF

Museum George Frey