Crotophagisyringophilus, Skoracki, 2008

Skoracki, Maciej, 2017, Quill mites (Acariformes: Syringophilidae) associated with birds of Mexico, Zootaxa 4282 (1), pp. 179-191: 180

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4282.1.11

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:4957B8A8-4511-4D67-8F36-6183BA1AF2B8

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A2C60C-DA1A-FF84-FF2D-FA2EFD04BF91

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Crotophagisyringophilus
status

 

Crotophagisyringophilus  io Skoracki, 2008

This species was described from Crotophaga ani Linnaeus  ( Cuculidae  ) from Argentina and Bolivia ( Skoracki 2008), and there have not been its further findings since the first description. Herein, a new host record and a new locality for this mite species is provided.

Material examined. Five females and 1 male from Crotophaga sulcirostris Swainson  ( Cuculiformes  : Cucuidae), MEXICO: Veracruz, Los Tuxtlas, 15 May 2008, coll. S.V. Mironov (SVM 08-0515-1/2); mite specimens deposited in UNAM, UMMZ, and AMU. 

UNAM

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

UMMZ

University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology