Ramphocelus passerinii Bonaparte

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: 63-64

publication ID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A4AC07-FF96-FFED-FF31-ECBCFC1C8164

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Ramphocelus passerinii Bonaparte
status

 

Host: Ramphocelus passerinii Bonaparte   – Passerini’s Tanager

One chewing louse species was found on this host:

Myrsidea fusca ( Carriker, 1903)  

Menopon thoracicum fuscum Carriker, 1903: 187   .

Myrsidea fusca   ; Price & Dalgleish, 2006: 14, figs 16-17. Redescription. Type host. Ramphocelus passerinii Bonaparte  

Material studied. 1 female and 2 nymphs ex Ramphocelus passerinii   , COSTA RICA: Hitoy Cerere BR, Provincia Limỏn (9 ° 40 ’N, 85 °05’W), 19 August 2004, Literák, Č apek & Havlίček coll., 3 males, 2 females and 6 nymphs ex R. passerinii   , COSTA RICA: Barbilla NP, Provincia Limỏn (9 ° 59 ’N, 85 ° 27 ’W), 2–6 September 2004, Literák, Č apek & Havlíček coll. Deposited in INBio – O. Sychra CR 68.

Remarks. Six of ten birds examined were parasitised by M. fusca   .

INBio

National Biodiversity Institute, Costa Rica

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Thraupidae

Genus

Ramphocelus

Loc

Ramphocelus passerinii Bonaparte

Č, Ř Á 2007
2007
Loc

Myrsidea fusca

Price 2006: 14
2006
Loc

Menopon thoracicum fuscum

Carriker 1903: 187
1903