Yoshiobodes , Mahunka, S., 1986

Mahunka, S., 1986, A survey of the family Carabodidae C. L. Koch, 1836 (Acari: Oribatida), Acta Zoologica Hungarica 32, pp. 73-135: 109

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Yoshiobodes  gen. n.

Subfamily Yoshiobodinae  subfam. n.

Prodorsum: Prodorsal inargin and lamellae strongly convergent. Lamellar setae arising on the lateral surface of lamellae, rostral setae on the prelamella-like costula. Interlamellar setae originating on the dorsal surface of lamellae. Interlamellar region concave, without any apophysis. Sensillus long, its head dilate, laminate. Tutorium well developed.

Notogaster: Without any structure or hollows, its surface evenly convex. Fifteen pairs of notogastral setae present, one of them in humeral position.

Coxisternal region: Apodemes nearly equal in length, not touching medially. Epimeral borders absent. Epimeral setal formula: 3 —1— 3-3.

Anogenital region: Without any structure. Anogenital setal formula: 4 —1—2— 3. Two pairs of adanal setae in postanal, one pair in preanal position. Anal plates with long, sharp median spur. Lyrifissure lad in paraanal position, situate far from the anal aperture.

Type species: Carabodes irmayi  Balogh et Mahunka, 1969. Bolivia.