Syringophilopsis 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: 470

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Syringophilopsis Kethley, 1970
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Genus Syringophilopsis Kethley, 1970 

Syringophilopsis Kethley, 1970: 18  ; Skoracki 2011: 154.

Type species: Syringophilus elongatus Ewing, 1911  , by original designation.

Representatives of this genus occupy quills of primaries and secondaries. They are mainly associated with passerines and have been recorded from birds of the families: Acrocephalidae  , Alaudidae  , Cardinalidae  , Certhiidae  , Corvidae  , Dicruridae  , Estrildidae  , Fringillidae  , Hirundinidae  , Icteridae  , Laniidae  , Meliphagidae  , Mimidae  , Motacillidae  , Muscicapidae  , Paridae  , Parulidae  , Passeridae  , Ploceidae  , Polioptilidae  , Pycnonotidae  , Sittidae  , Sturnidae  , Sylviidae  , Thraupidae  , Turdidae  , and Tyrannidae  . Only three species have been recorded on non-passeriform birds of the orders: Coraciiformes  (fam. Meropidae  ) and Trogoniformes  ( Trogonidae  ).

The genus Syringophilopsis  includes 45 species, among them 16 are present in the Nearctic region. Species group elongatus  : S. catesbyi  sp. nov., S. elongatus ( Ewing, 1911)  , S. icteri Bochkov and Galloway, 2001  , S. mimidus Sikora et al., 2011  , S. passerinae ( Clark, 1964)  , S. sturnellus Skoracki et al., 2011  , S. tyranni Bochkov and Galloway, 2004  , S. wilsoni  sp. nov.

Species group fringillae  : S. empidonax Skoracki et al., 2008  .

Species group turdus  : S. bartrami  sp. nov., S. certhiae Skoracki et al., 2011  , S. dendroicae Bochkov and Galloway, 2001  , S. polioptilus Skoracki et al., 2008  , S. sialiae Skoracki et al., 2008  , S. sittae Skoracki et al., 2011  , S. turdi ( Fritsch, 1958)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Syringophilidae

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Syringophilopsis Kethley, 1970

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

Syringophilopsis

Kethley 1970: 18