Neofedrizzia gorirossiae Womersley

Seeman, Owen D., 2007, Revision of the Fedrizziidae (Acari: Mesostigmata: Fedrizzioidea), Zootaxa 1480, pp. 1-55: 38

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Neofedrizzia gorirossiae Womersley
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Neofedrizzia gorirossiae Womersley  

Neofedrizzia gorirossiae Womersley, 1959: 35   .

Type specimens. Holotype, F, AUSTRALIA: Queensland: Hampton, 8.xi. 1956, G. F. Bornemissza, on P. dilatatus   from rotting eucalypt log (N 1952365). In SAMA. Paratypes, 7 F, M, same data as holotype (N 1952365 -N 1952373 a-c).

Diagnosis. Both sexes: idiosoma   1020–1060 long; anterior hyaline projection does not extend past CxI; exopodal patterning between CxII –III striped; pedofossae III present, IV absent; seta h 1 with 10–11 barbs; distal spine-like process on palp femur minute or absent; one non-filamentous excrescence ribbon-like, the other a short serrated blade; femur III and IV with large lamellae. Female: sternal and sternogynial shields smooth but with numerous small pits, giving a spotted appearance; seta st 1 28–37 long, shorter than base of tritosternum; setae st 2-4 20–25 long; sternogynial with anterior margin straight. Male: tetartosternum absent, presternal processes articulated with sternoventral shield, symmetrical, directed anteriorly, with truncate ends; sternoventral shield (anterior of genital opening) smooth - spotted; seta st 1 45–47 long; genital opening placed between CxII –III, flanked by 14–20 pores.

Remarks. The holotype and paratypes are in poor condition.

SAMA

South Australia Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Fedrizziidae

Genus

Neofedrizzia

Loc

Neofedrizzia gorirossiae Womersley

Seeman, Owen D. 2007
2007
Loc

Neofedrizzia gorirossiae

Womersley 1959: 35
1959