Haematoloechus viguerasi Martinez, Coy-Otero & Ventosa, 1982

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 13-14

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15468/um2vzb

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5310235

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scientific name

Haematoloechus viguerasi Martinez, Coy-Otero & Ventosa, 1982
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Haematoloechus viguerasi Martinez, Coy-Otero & Ventosa, 1982

Site of infection: lungs.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: Cuba: Havana ( Martínez et al. 1982; IES).

Specimens in collections: IES: 12.4075 (holotype), 12.4076 (paratypes) .

Remarks: This species closely resembles to H. breviplexus and H. floedae; however, it can be distinguished from H. breviplexus by the position of the acetabulum and uterus, as well as form and size of testes; from H. floedae is differentiated by body lenght/width and oral sucker/acetabulum ratios, absence of esophagus, ovary shape, and distribution of vitelline glands ( Martínez et al. 1982).