Pipicobia Glowska and Schmidt, 2014

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: 65-66

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Pipicobia Glowska and Schmidt, 2014
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Genus Pipicobia Glowska and Schmidt, 2014 

Pipicobia Glowska and Schmidt, 2014 a: 58  .

Type species: Picobia locustella Skoracki, Bochkov and Wauthy, 2004  , by original designation.

Diagnosis. FEMALE. Hypostomal apex tapering. Peritremes mouth-shaped. Setae vi situated anterior to level of setae ve. Propodonotal shield entire, bearing setae vi, ve, si, c 1 and se or divided into 2 narrow lateral sclerites with setae si, se, and unpaired medial large sclerite with setae vi, ve, c 1. Opisthonotal and genital lobes absent. Bases of setae 1 a separated. Each pseudanal and genital setal series represented by 1 pair. Apodemes I with small thorn-like protuberances. Solenidia phi (φ) on tibiae I absent. Physogastric form with weakly enlarged idiosoma  , bulb-shaped in outline.

MALE. Unknown.

Species included. Four species: Pipicobia glossopsitta (Skoracki et al., 2008)  , P. locustella (Skoracki et al., 2004)  , P. pyrrholaemus (Skoracki and Glowska, 2008)  and P. terpsiphoni Glowska and Schmidt, 2014  .

Host range. Passeriformes  ( Acanthizidae  , Locustellidae  , Monarchidae  ) and Psittaciformes  ( Psittaculidae  ).

Distribution. Afrotropical ( Gabon), Palaearctic ( Poland), and Australian ( Australia) regions.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Trombidiformes

Family

Syringophilidae

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Pipicobia Glowska and Schmidt, 2014

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

Glowska and Schmidt 2014: 58
2014