Myodopsylla insignis (Rothschild)

Reeves, Will K., Durden, Lance A., Ritzi, Christopher M., Beckham, Katy R., Super, Paul E & Oconnor, Barry M., 2007, Ectoparasites and other ectosymbiotic arthropods of vertebrates in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA, Zootaxa 1392, pp. 31-68: 42

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.273680

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:1BA23B6E-F96B-495C-B0C5-0AC99413D0C3

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E5278780-FFE6-FFC2-FF3B-5993FDD2F91A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Myodopsylla insignis (Rothschild)
status

 

Myodopsylla insignis (Rothschild) 

Ex Myotis lucifugus (little brown myotis): 2 F, TN, Blount Co., Dry Valley (in cave), 21 Nov. 1949, D. W.

Pfitzer ( Pfitzer 1950, Benton 1980, Durden & Kollars 1997); 23 M, 75 F, TN, Blount Co., Abram’s Creek, 19

Jun. 2002, TN Tech. Univ. group, L­ 2922; 3 M, 7 F, TN, Blount Co., Abram’s Creek, 19 Jun. 2002, TN Tech.

Univ. group, L­ 2923; 2 M, 9 F, TN, Blount Co., Abram’s Creek, 19 Jun. 2002, TN Tech. Univ. group, L­ 2924. Myodopsylla insignis  parasitizes the little brown myotis in the eastern USA and other bat species in the

western USA (Durden & Kollars 1997).