Syringophilopsis nitens Skoracki and Dabert, 2001

Skoracki, Maciej, Hromada, Martin & Wamiti, Wanyoike, 2011, A new species and new host records of syringophilid mites (Acari: Syringophilidae) from passerines from Kenya, Zootaxa 2922, pp. 34-40: 39

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.200715

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F06787CD-FFFE-FFBE-FF38-FB35CC9EFA36

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Syringophilopsis nitens Skoracki and Dabert, 2001
status

 

Syringophilopsis nitens Skoracki and Dabert, 2001 

To this time this species was known from Malimbus nitens (Gray)  and Quelea erythrops (Hartlaub)  from Togo (Skoracki & Dabert 2001; Skoracki & Sikora 2003).

Material examined: From secondary quill of Ploceus vitellinus Vieillot  ( Passeriformes  : Ploceidae  ) (new host): 2 females (AMU –SYR. 287), KENYA: Amboseli National Park, Headquarters Campsite, 2 0 44 ’08.20”S, 37 0 22 ’ 13.03 ”E, 1167 m a.s.l., 8 December 2010, coll. M. Hromada and W. Wamiti. All material is deposited in the AMU.