Euphonia gouldi 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: 63

publication ID

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3512324

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A4AC07-FF96-FFEC-FF31-E97CFBD684DC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Euphonia gouldi Sclater
status

 

Host: Euphonia gouldi Sclater   – Olive-backed Euphonia  

One chewing louse species was found on this host:

Myrsidea violaceae Price & Dalgleish, 2006  

Myrsidea violaceae Price & Dalgleish, 2006: 9 View Cited Treatment   .

Type host. Euphonia violacea (Linnaeus)  

Material studied. 1 female, 4 nymphs ex Euphonia gouldi   , COSTA RICA: Barbilla NP, Provincia Limỏn (9 ° 59 ’N, 85 ° 27 ’W), 10 September 2004, Literák, Č apek & Havlίček coll. Deposited in INBio – O. Sychra CR 65.

Remarks. Our female differs a little from original description of M. violaceae   by having smaller dimensions, especially MW, 0.38; AWIV, 0.46 and TL, 1.33. Two of seven birds examined were parasitised by M. violaceae   . This is the first record of a chewing louse species from Euphonia gouldi   .

INBio

National Biodiversity Institute, Costa Rica

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Thraupidae

Genus

Euphonia

Loc

Euphonia gouldi Sclater

Č, Ř Á 2007
2007
Loc

Myrsidea violaceae

Price 2006: 9
2006