Pediculaster luriei Camerik and Coetzee, 1998

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: 182

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-A54F-0E6F-59AE-F991B37D1F4D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Pediculaster luriei Camerik and Coetzee, 1998
status

 

Pediculaster luriei Camerik and Coetzee, 1998  

Pediculaster luriei Camerik and Coetzee, 1998, p. 27   , Figs 21-29.

This species was described from cattle dung in South Africa ( Camerik & Coetzee 1998).

This is the first record of phoresy of this species.

Material examined. SOUTH AFRICA: 2 females on Orphnus   sp., Orange State, Farm Abel, 10–11.XII.2002, A. Frolov leg.  

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Trombidiformes

Family

Siteroptidae

Genus

Pediculaster

Loc

Pediculaster luriei Camerik and Coetzee, 1998

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

Pediculaster luriei

Camerik and Coetzee 1998: 27
1998