Cuculisyringophilus crotophaginus Skoracki, 2008,

Skoracki, Maciej, 2017, Quill mites (Acariformes: Syringophilidae) associated with birds of Mexico, Zootaxa 4282 (1), pp. 179-191: 180-181

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-FF87-FF2D-F8C7FAC0B99D

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Plazi

scientific name

Cuculisyringophilus crotophaginus Skoracki, 2008
status

 

Cuculisyringophilus crotophaginus Skoracki, 2008 

This species is known from two cuculiform bird species of the family Cuculidae  , Guira guira (Gmelin)  from Paraguay and Crotophaga sulcirostris  from Colombia and Mexico (Jalisco) ( Skoracki 2008). This study provides the record of this mite species collected from C. sulcirostris  in the new locality of Mexico (Veracruz). 

Material examined. Eight females from Crotophaga sulcirostris  , 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