Helenicula sparsa (Schluger, 1955)

Stekolnikov, Alexandr A., Saboori, Alireza, Shamsi, Mohsen & Hakimitabar, Masoud, 2019, Chigger mites (Acariformes: Trombiculidae) of Iran, Zootaxa 4549 (1), pp. 1-66: 27

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4549.1.1

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scientific name

Helenicula sparsa (Schluger, 1955)
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Helenicula sparsa (Schluger, 1955) 

Neoschoengastia sparsa Schluger, 1955: 204  , figs. 228–330.

Helenicula sparsa: Nadchatram & Traub 1971: 589  ; Kudryashova et al. 1978: 159, fig. 24; Kudryashova 1998: 277, fig. 237.

Diagnosis. SIF = 5B-N-3-2111.0000; fPp = B/B/BNB; fsp = 7.7.7; fCx = 1.2.4(5); fSt = 2.4(5); fSc: AL> PL> AM; DS = 108–115; VS = 72–85; NDV = 180–200; Ip = 947–987; eyes 2 + 2; S 1 apical, at level of ST; f 1 posterior to S 1; tibialae I apical; f 2 anterior to S 2. Measurements of specimens from Iran and Tadjikistan ( Kudryashova 1998): AW 56–62  , PW 69–75  , SB 11–14, ASB 33–39, PSB 17–20, SD 50–56, AP 33–42, AM 33–39  , AL 53–64, PL 45– 56  , H 40–53, D min 20–25, D max 36–45, V min 20–25, V max 31–45, pa 300–350, pm 258–295, pp 297–342. Measurements of one syntype ( Nadchatram & Traub 1971): AW 57, PW 74  , SB 14, ASB 37, PSB 19, SD 56, AP 34, AM 37  , AL 70, PL 54  , S 30, H 55, D min 30, D max 50, V min 28, V max 45, pa 340, pm 240, pp 305, Ip 885, TaIIIL 80, TaIIIW 15.

Type data. Syntypes ( ZMMU), Tadjikistan, Kondara Gorge (38° 48' 52" N, 068° 47' 03" E)GoogleMaps  .

Hosts. Apodemus sylvaticus  , Cricetulus migratorius  , Meriones persicus  , M. libycus  , Mus musculus, Rattus pyctoris  , Rhombomys opimus  . Type host is unknown.

Distribution. Tadjikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Iran (Chahar Taq, Delijan).

ZMMU

Zoological Museum, Moscow Lomonosov State University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Prostigmata

Family

Trombiculidae

Genus

Helenicula

Loc

Helenicula sparsa (Schluger, 1955)

Stekolnikov, Alexandr A., Saboori, Alireza, Shamsi, Mohsen & Hakimitabar, Masoud 2019
2019
Loc

Helenicula sparsa: Nadchatram & Traub 1971 : 589

Kudryashova, N. I. 1998: 277
Kudryashova, N. I. & Neronov, V. M. & Farang-Azad, A. 1978: 159
Nadchatram, M. & Traub, R. 1971: 589
1978