Syringophilopsis catesbyi Skoracki, Spicer and OConnor, 2016, Skoracki, Spicer, 2016

Skoracki, Maciej, 2017, Quill mites (Acariformes: Syringophilidae) associated with birds of Mexico, Zootaxa 4282 (1), pp. 179-191: 186

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-DA1C-FF82-FF2D-F9FFFD04BE4A

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Plazi

scientific name

Syringophilopsis catesbyi Skoracki, Spicer and OConnor, 2016
status

 

Syringophilopsis catesbyi Skoracki, Spicer and OConnor, 2016  

This species was recently described from Vireo olivaceus (Linnaeus)   from USA (Florida) (Skoracki et al. 2016). Herein, a new host record and a new locality for this mite species is provided.  

Material examined. Five females and 5 males from Vireo hypochryseus Sclater   ( Passeriformes   : Vireonidae   ), MEXICO: Jalisco, Chamela Station of UNAM, 22 May 2008, coll. S.V. Mironov (SVM 08-0522-3/3); mite specimens deposited in AMU, UNAM, and UMMZ.  

UNAM

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

UMMZ

University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology