Ixodes eudyptidis Maskell, 1885

Guglielmone, Alberto A., Petney, Trevor N. & Robbins, Richard G., 2020, Ixodidae (Acari: Ixodoidea): descriptions and redescriptions of all known species from 1758 to December 31, 2019, Zootaxa 4871 (1), pp. 1-322: 28

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4871.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C21A719F-9A6B-4227-8386-1AFA22620614

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4582755

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C04787D4-FFF2-FFD9-FF07-FEC96106C8E2

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scientific name

Ixodes eudyptidis Maskell, 1885
status

 

79. Ixodes eudyptidis Maskell, 1885   .

An Australasian species, all of whose stages are known only to parasitize Sphenisciformes   : Spheniscidae   .

M: Dumbleton (1961)

F: Maskell (1885)

N: Neumann   (1899)

L: Roberts (1969); see note below

Redescriptions

M: Heath and Palma (2017)

F: Dumbleton (1953), Roberts (1960), Heath and Palma (2017)

N: Nuttall and Warburton (1911), under the name Ixodes neumanni   , a synonym of Ixodes eudyptidis, Roberts (1960)   , Heath and Palma (2017)

L: Heath and Palma (2017); see note below

Note: Roberts (1960) and Sénevet and Ripert (1967a) redescribed the larva of Ixodes eudyptidis   using morphological characters given in Dumbleton (1953), but the latter author in fact described the larva of Ixodes laridis   , as explained in Heath and Palma (2017). Cooley and Kohls (1945) erroneously treat Ixodes eudyptidis   as a synonym of Ixodes uriae   . See also Ixodes percavatus   for its confusion with Ixodes eudyptidis   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Ixodida

Family

Ixodidae

Genus

Ixodes