Uluguroides Mahunka

Mahunka, S., 1986, A survey of the family Carabodidae C. L. Koch, 1836 (Acari: Oribatida), Acta Zoologica Hungarica 32, pp. 73-135: 107-108

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Uluguroides Mahunka


Uluguroides Mahunka  , 1983 (Figs 74-76, 108)

Mahunka, 1983: 171.

Ulugurozetes  Mahunka, 1984: 430. nom. nud.

Prodorsum: A well developed transversal apophysis present, interlamellar setae arising on its anterior margin. Lamellae with short apex, lamellar setae arising near to each other, in inteilamellar position. Sensillus uncate. Tutorium strongly developed.

Notogaster: Dorsosejugal region normal, median part of notogaster evenly convex, and without any sculpture. Fourteen pairs of notogastral setae present. No setae in humeral position.

Coxisternal region: Epimeral fields well framed by borders. Epimeral setal formula: 3 —1—3— 3.

Anogenital region: Ornamented with strongly chitinized crista or costulae. Anogenital setal formula: 6 —1—2— 3, among them setae ag and ad:i standing very near to each other. Anal plates with long median spur posteriorly. Lyrifissure iad situated very far from the anal aperture.

Type species: Uluguroides trichosus  Mahunka, 1983. Tanzania.