Aulobia Kethley, 1970,

Skoracki, Maciej, Spicer, Greg S. & Oconnor, Barry M., 2016, A systematiC review of the subfamily Syringophilinae (ACari: Syringophilidae) of the NearCtiC region. Part 1: quill mites assoCiated with passerines (Aves: Passeriformes), Zootaxa 4084 (4), pp. 451-494: 453

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scientific name

Aulobia Kethley, 1970
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Genus Aulobia Kethley, 1970 

Aulobia Kethley, 1970: 41  ; Skoracki 2011: 98.

Type species: Syringophilus dendroicae Clark, 1964  , by original designation.

Members of this genus occupy quills of secondary and tertiary feathers and are associated with passeriform birds of the families: Cisticolidae  , Fringillidae  , Macrosphenidae  , Nectariniidae  , Parulidae  , Sylviidae  , and Timaliidae  .

The Nearctic fauna comprises only two of the 11 described species in this genus, A. cardueli Skoracki et al., 2010  and A. dendroicae ( Clark, 1964)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Trombidiformes

Family

Syringophilidae

Loc

Aulobia Kethley, 1970

Skoracki, Maciej, Spicer, Greg S. & Oconnor, Barry M. 2016
2016
Loc

Aulobia

Kethley 1970: 41