Sporophila corvina (Sclater)

Č, Ř Á, 2007, Chewing lice (Phthiraptera) from buntings, cardinals and tanagers (Passeriformes: Emberizidae, Cardinalidae, Thraupidae) from Costa Rica, with descriptions of two new species of the genus Myrsidea (Phthiraptera: Menoponidae), Zootaxa 1631, pp. 57-68: 58-59

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.179415

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A4AC07-FF91-FFE8-FF31-EC84FE9A85BF

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Sporophila corvina (Sclater)
status

 

Host: Sporophila corvina (Sclater)   – Variable Seedeater

One chewing louse species was found on this host:

Ricinus diffusus (Kellogg, 1896)  

Physostomum diffusus Kellogg, 1896  

Type host. Passerculus sandwichensis (Gmelin)  

Material studied. 2 females ex Sporophila corvina   , COSTA RICA: Hitoy Cerere BR, Provincia Limỏn (9 ° 40 ’N, 85 °05’W), 20 August 2004, Literák, Č apek & Havlíček coll. Deposited in INBio –O. Sychra CR 71.

Remarks. One of 29 birds examined was parasitised by R. diffusus   . This is the first record of a chewing louse species from Sporophila corvina   .

Family Emberizidae  

Arremon aurantiirostris Lafresnaye   Myrsidea aurantiirostris Price & Dalgleish, 2007   Sporophila corvina (Sclater)  

** Ricinus diffusus (Kellogg, 1896)  

Family Cardinalidae  

Caryothraustes poliogaster   (Du Bus de Gisignies) Myrsidea poliogasteri Sychra   , n. sp. Cyanocompsa cyanoides (Lafresnaye)   ** Myrsidea   sp. 1

Saltator maximus (Müller)  

** Myrsidea   sp. 2

Family Thraupidae  

Tangara larvata   (Du Bus de Gisignies) Myrsidea larvatae Sychra   , n. sp.

Euphonia gouldi Sclater  

** Myrsidea violaceae Price & Dalgleish, 2006   Habia fuscicauda (Cabanis)  

Myrsidea fuscicaudae Price & Dalgleish, 2006   Ramphocelus passerinii Bonaparte   Myrsidea fusca ( Carriker, 1903)  

Tachyphonus luctuosus d’Orbigny & Lafresnaye   ** Myrsidea spizae Price & Dalgleish, 2006   ** Ricinus   sp.

Tachyphonus delattrii Lafresnaye   ** Myrsidea   sp. 3

** Machaerilaemus laticorpus ( Carriker, 1903)   Mitrospingus cassinii (Lawrence)   ** Menacanthus eurysternus (Burmeiter, 1838)   Myrsidea mitrospingi Price & Dalgleish, 2006   ** Ricinus   sp.

INBio

National Biodiversity Institute, Costa Rica

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Emberizidae

Genus

Sporophila

Loc

Sporophila corvina (Sclater)

Č, Ř Á 2007
2007
Loc

Myrsidea aurantiirostris

Price & Dalgleish 2007
2007
Loc

Myrsidea violaceae

Price & Dalgleish 2006
2006
Loc

Myrsidea fuscicaudae

Price & Dalgleish 2006
2006
Loc

Myrsidea spizae

Price & Dalgleish 2006
2006
Loc

Myrsidea mitrospingi

Price & Dalgleish 2006
2006
Loc

Myrsidea fusca (

Carriker 1903
1903
Loc

Machaerilaemus laticorpus (

Carriker 1903
1903
Loc

Ricinus diffusus

Kellogg 1896
1896
Loc

Menacanthus eurysternus

Burmeiter 1838
1838