Arrenurus (Micruracarus) damkoehleri K. Viets, 1914

Smit, H., 2012, New records of the water mite family Arrenuridae from the Afrotropical region, with the description of 11 new species and two new subspecies (Acari: Hydrachnidia), Zootaxa 3187, pp. 1-31: 22

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5249352

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5249352

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D553C32E-FFB3-AE57-FF48-257BFD8E0D75

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Felipe

scientific name

Arrenurus (Micruracarus) damkoehleri K. Viets, 1914
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Arrenurus (Micruracarus) damkoehleri K. Viets, 1914  

Material examined. GHANA. 1/0/0, Inlet Volta River at Kpong , 6° 09.183N 0° 03.709 W, alt 25 m asl, 7-i-2010, leg. P. Wondergem GoogleMaps   ; same location, 19/25/0, 10-iii-2011 GoogleMaps   ; 2/3/0, shallow part Amansuri Wetland , 4° 59.635 N 2° 35.417 W, 26-ii-2011 GoogleMaps   ; 1/1/0, Amansuri Wetland , 5° 00.398 N 2° 35.162 W, alt 12 m asl, 26-ii-2011 GoogleMaps   ; 3/4/0, fish pond along road Elubo-Axim , east of entrance Ankasa NP, 5° 09.637 N 2° 38.682 W, alt. 36 m asl, 27-ii-2011 GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. Previously reported from Cameroon, Mali and Burkina Faso (see K. Viets 1953) and Liberia (as A. haliki, Cook 1966   , see K.O. Viets 1972).