Gunabopicobia Skoracki and Hromada, 2013

Skoracki, Maciej, Sikora, Bozena & Spicer, Greg S., 2016, A review of the subfamily Picobiinae Johnston and Kethley, 1973 (Acariformes: Prostigmata: Syringophilidae), Zootaxa 4113 (1), pp. 1-95: 26

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4113.1.1

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Gunabopicobia Skoracki and Hromada, 2013
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Genus Gunabopicobia Skoracki and Hromada, 2013 

Gunabopicobia Skoracki and Hromada, 2013: 196  .

Type species: Picobia zumpti Lawrence, 1959  , by original designation.

Diagnosis. FEMALE. Hypostomal apex bumpy. Peritremes V-shaped. Setae vi situated anterior to level of setae ve. Propodonotal shield divided into 2 wide lateral shields bearing bases of setae vi, ve, si and se, and large unpaired medial shield bearing bases of setae c 1. Opisthonotal and genital lobes absent. Bases of setae 1 a coalesced. Pseudanal setal series represented by 2 pairs. Genital setae absent. Apodemes I without thorn-like protuberances. Legs with full complement of solenidia. Physogastric form with distinctly enlarged idiosoma  , worm-shaped in outline.

MALE. Features as in females except: peritremes M-shaped; propodonotal shield entire, bearing bases of all propodonotal setae except c 2; genital setal series represented by 2 pairs.

Species included. Two species: G. masalaje Kaszewska et al., 2014  and G. zumpti ( Lawrence, 1959)  .

Host range. Columbiformes  : Columbidae  .

Distribution. Afrotropical ( South Africa), Nearctic ( USA), Oceanian ( Papua New Guinea), Oriental ( Indonesia), and Palaearctic ( Poland) regions.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Aves

Order

Columbiformes

Family

Columbidae

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Gunabopicobia Skoracki and Hromada, 2013

Skoracki, Maciej, Sikora, Bozena & Spicer, Greg S. 2016
2016
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Gunabopicobia

Skoracki 2013: 196