Brachioppiella (Gressittoppia) pepitensis Hammer, 1962,

Kun, Marcelo E., Martínez, Pablo A. & Gonzalez, Alda, 2010, Oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) from Austrocedrus chilensis and Nothofagus forests of Northwestern Patagonia (Argentina), Zootaxa 2548, pp. 22-42: 31-32

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Brachioppiella (Gressittoppia) pepitensis Hammer, 1962


Brachioppiella (Gressittoppia) pepitensis Hammer, 1962 

Specimens examined: Cerro Otto - under A. chilensis  , leaf litter XI- 2006 (10), soil III- 2007 (2).

Remarks: Originally described from Chile. Previously reported from that country [as Oppia pepitensis Hammer  ] in Tierra del Fuego ( Hammer 1962 a) and a subspecies [as Oppia pepitensis brevipectinata Covarrubias  ] was described from South Shetland Islands ( Covarrubias 1968). First record for continental Argentina.