Neosyringophilopsis Skoracki and Sikora, 2005

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: 460

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4084.4.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:AD929587-1481-4D29-A62D-1E445D1D0546

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3512711

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scientific name

Neosyringophilopsis Skoracki and Sikora, 2005
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Genus Neosyringophilopsis Skoracki and Sikora, 2005 

Neosyringophilopsis Skoracki and Sikora, 2005: 22 View Cited Treatment   .

Type species: Neosyringophilopsis acanthizus Skoracki and Sikora, 2005  , by original designation.

Members of this genus inhabit quills of primaries, secondaries and coverts. They are mainly associated with passeriform birds from the families: Acanthizidae  , Aegithalidae  , Estrildidae  , Leiothrichidae  , Locustellidae  , Phylloscopidae  , and Troglodytidae  . One species of this genus has been noted on representatives of piciform birds of the family Lybiidae  .

The Nearctic fauna comprises only one of the eight described species in this genus, N. troglodytis ( Fritsch, 1958)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Trombidiformes

Family

Syringophilidae

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Neosyringophilopsis Skoracki and Sikora, 2005

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

Skoracki 2005: 22