Aegiptophorus shibinensis Sevastianov and Abo-Korah, 1984

Khaustov, Alexander A. & Frolov, Andrey V., 2018, A new species, new genus and new records of heterostigmatic mites (Acari: Heterostigmata) phoretic on scarab beetles of the subfamily Orphninae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), Zootaxa 4514 (2), pp. 181-201: 196

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4514.2.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:06EF10B9-0C0A-4850-8CF6-2F69B07BB642

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7E2487A4-A541-0E61-59AE-FF3CB69B19CA

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Plazi

scientific name

Aegiptophorus shibinensis Sevastianov and Abo-Korah, 1984
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Aegiptophorus shibinensis Sevastianov and Abo-Korah, 1984  

Aegiptophorus shibinensis Sevastianov and Abo-Korah, 1984, p. 1798   , Figs 1 View FIGURE 1 (1-8).

Heteropygmephorus onthophagi Kurosa, 2002: p. 30   , Figs 1–5 View FIGURE 1 View FIGURE 2 View FIGURE 3 View FIGURE 4 View FIGURE 5 .

This species was described from soil in Egypt ( Sevasianov & Abo-Korah 1984). Later on, Kurosa (2002) recorded it in Japan phoretic on five species of dung beetles of the genus Onthophagus   .

This is the first record of this species from Sri Lanka and on beetles of the subfamily Orphninae   .

Material examined. SRI LANKA: 2 females on Orphnus mysoriensis, Kala Oya   , 7.II.1983   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Prostigmata

Family

Pygmephoridae

Genus

Aegiptophorus

Loc

Aegiptophorus shibinensis Sevastianov and Abo-Korah, 1984

Khaustov, Alexander A. & Frolov, Andrey V. 2018
2018
Loc

Heteropygmephorus onthophagi

Kurosa 2002: 30
2002
Loc

Aegiptophorus shibinensis

Sevastianov and Abo-Korah 1984: 1798
1984
Loc

Onthophagus

Latreille 1802
1802