Boydaia falconis Fain, 1956,

Skoracki, Maciej, Schmidt, Karl-Heinz, Marciniak, Natalia & Marciniak, Martyna, 2018, A review of mites of the subfamily Speleognathinae (Acariformes: Ereynetidae) parasitizing respiratory tracts of birds in the Afrotropical region, Zootaxa 4403 (3), pp. 401-440: 423

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4403.3.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C27187ED-FFCC-BC56-FF7F-2E0EFBE1F90C

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scientific name

Boydaia falconis Fain, 1956
status

 

Boydaia falconis Fain, 1956 

Boydaia falconis Fain, 1956b: 657  , figs. 16–18, 1963d: 60, 1972a: 610, fig. 3; Domrow 1969: 381; Pence & Casto 1976: 466. Holotype in RMCA, examined.

Type host: Falco cuvierii Smith  ( Falconiformes  : Falconidae  ) from Rwanda.

Diagnosis. Hypostome with 1 pair of setae. Setae ve present. Setae vi situated posterior to level of setae si. Sensillae SBa- or SBb-type. Agenital series with 1 pair of setae. Pseudanal series with 2 pairs of setae. Number of leg setae: coxae 1–1–1–1, trochanters 1–1–0–0, femora 7–4–3–4, genua 4–4–3–3, tibiae 5–3–3–3. All setae on genu and tibia of leg I similar in shape. In larvae, antaxial and paraxial claws short, subequal, and sharp-ended.

Hosts and distribution. Falconiformes  ( Falconidae  ): FalcO cuvierii Smith  from Rwanda [Southern Prov., Akanyaru] ( Fain 1956b) and F. tinnunculus Linnaeus  from Chad ( Fain 1963d).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Prostigmata

Family

Ereynetidae

Genus

Boydaia

Loc

Boydaia falconis Fain, 1956

Skoracki, Maciej, Schmidt, Karl-Heinz, Marciniak, Natalia & Marciniak, Martyna 2018
2018
Loc

Boydaia falconis

Fain, 1956b : 657
Domrow 1969 : 381