Syringophilopsis icteri Bochkov and Galloway, 2001

Skoracki, Maciej, 2017, Quill mites (Acariformes: Syringophilidae) associated with birds of Mexico, Zootaxa 4282 (1), pp. 179-191: 186-188

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-FF8C-FF2D-F8A7FD3BB9B1

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Plazi

scientific name

Syringophilopsis icteri Bochkov and Galloway, 2001
status

 

Syringophilopsis icteri Bochkov and Galloway, 2001  

This species is known from three passerine hosts of the genus Icterus Brisson   , I. galbula (Linnaeus)   , I. bullocki (Swainson)   , and I. spurius (Linnaeus)   from Canada and USA ( Bochkov & Galloway 2001; Skoracki et al. 2011, 2016). The present study provides a new host record and a new locality for this mite species.

Material examined. Seven females and 2 males from Icterus pustulatus (Wagler)   ( Passeriformes   : Icteridae   ), MEXICO: Jalisco, Chamela Station of UNAM, 19 May 2008, coll. S.V. Mironov (SVM 08-0519-3/2); mite specimens deposited in UNAM, UMMZ and AMU.  

UNAM

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

UMMZ

University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology