Glypthelmins sp.

Xue, Xiao-Feng, Song, Zi-Wei & Hong, Xiao-Yue, 2010, Five new species of Anthocoptini from China (Acari: Eriophyidae), Zootaxa 2544, pp. 1-53 : 7

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Glypthelmins sp.


Glypthelmins sp.

Site of infection: intestine.

Recruitment: ingestion.

Distribution: USA: Nebraska (HWML); Oregon (USNPC); Wisconsin (HWML).

Specimens in collections: HWML: 19720, 19722, 19723, 23832. USNPC: 66142.

Remarks: Based on morphological and molecular evidence, Razo-Mendivil and Pérez-Ponce de León (2008) redefined the genus Glypthelmins , including only 10 species; from these, G. quieta, G. californiensis, G. intestinalis, G. hyloreus, G. pennsylvaniensis, G. parva, and G. shastai are distributed in USA.