Philopterus, Nitzsch, 1818

Sánchez-Montes, Sokani, Colunga-Salas, Pablo, Álvarez-Castillo, Lucía, Guzmán-Cornejo, Carmen & Montiel-Parra, Griselda, 2018, Chewing lice (Insecta: Phthiraptera) associated with vertebrates in Mexico, Zootaxa 4372 (1), pp. 1-109: 40

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4372.1.1

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scientific name

Philopterus
status

 

Philopterus   sp.

Baja California: Cardinalis cardinalis igneus   , no date, J.F. Abbott ( Kellogg 1899a). Campeche: Eumomota superciliosa superciliosa   , 5 km. S Champotón ( Klaas 1968); Pitangus sulphuratus guatimalensis   , 5 km. S Champotón ( Klaas 1968).

Distrito Federal: Atlapetes pileatus pileatus   ( CNIN-PHT 0016), Empidonax wrightii   , Junco phaeonotus   , Vireo huttoni, Pueblo de Santa Rosa, Suroeste de la Ciudad   de Mexico, sobre los kilómetros 27–31 de la carretera que va al Desierto de los Leones, no date ( Zavaleta 1943a).

Quintana Roo: Tolmomyias sulphurescens, Pueblo   Nuevo X-can ( Klaas 1968).  

Yucatán: Tolmomyias sulphurescens   , 3.5 km. N Pisté ( Klaas, 1968); Tolmomyias sulphurescens Pisté   , ( Klaas 1968); Vireo flavoviridis flavoviridis, Pisté ( Klaas 1968)   .

Note: No species of Philopterus   has been found on any of the hosts given by Kellogg (1899a) and Zavaleta (1943a) under the louse name “ Docophorus communis Nitzsch   ” (see Price et al. 2003); therefore, we leave these records at the generic level only.