Malaconothridae Berlese, 1916,

Bolger, Thomas, 2017, Oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) recorded from Ireland: Catalogue, historical records, species habitats and geographical distribution, combinations, variations and synonyms, Zootaxa 4328 (1), pp. 1-174: 47-50

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Malaconothridae Berlese, 1916
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Family Malaconothridae Berlese, 1916 

Malaconothrus Berlese, 1904 

· Malaconothrus monodactylus (Michael, 1888)  *

· Original name: Nothrus monodactylus Michael, 1888  .

· In: British Oribatidae, Vols. I  and II. Ray Soc., London. 656 pp.

· Historical combinations/variations: Malaconothrus (Malaconothrus) monodactylus (Michael) Subías, 2004  .

· Synonyms: Lohmannia (Malaconothrus) egregia Berlese, 1904  ; Malaconothrus egregious (Berlese) Willman, 1931  ; Malaconothrus gracilis van der Hammen, 1952  ; Malaconothrus mollisetosus Hammer, 1952  ; Malaconothrus processus van der Hammen, 1952  ; Malaconothrus punctulatus van der Hammen, 1952  ; Malaconothrus pulcher Mihelčič, 1957  ; Malaconthrus (Malaconothrus) processus (van der Hammen) Subías, 2004  .

Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Sphagnum ( Halbert 1915)  ; Iris bog  and pasture at seashore (Purvis 1982; Luxton 1987); grassland, heather and shelter belt on peat ( Longworth 1973); acid peat bog (Behan- Pelletier and Hill 1983); moss in canopy of Sitka spruce ( Arroyo et al. 2009b); agricultural grassland and ant nest ( Arroyo et al. 2015).

Counties: Dublin, Laois, Limerick, Mayo and Wexford. 

Malaconothrus purvisi Luxton, 1987  *

· Original name: Malaconothrus purvisi Luxton, 1987  .

· In: Mites of the genus Malaconothrus  from the British islands. Journal of Natural History, 21, 199–206.

· Historical combinations/variations: Malaconothrus (Malaconothrus) purvisi (Luxton) Subías, 2004  . Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Wet grazed pasture and Iris Bog  near seashore ( Luxton 1987). Counties: Wexford.

· Malaconothrus pygmaeus Aoki, 1969 

· Original name: Malaconothrus pygmaeus Aoki, 1969  .

· In: Taxonomic investigations on free-living mites in the subalpine forest on Shiga Heights IBP Area. III. Cryptostigmata. Bulletin of the National Science Museum Tokyo, 12, 117–141.

· Historical combinations/variations: Malaconothrus (Malaconothrus) pygmaeus (Aoki) Subías, 2014  . Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Fungal sporocarps ( O’Connell 1994). Counties: Kilkenny.

· Malaconothrus tardus (Michael, 1888)  *

· Original name: Nothrus tardus, Michael, 1888  .

· In: British Oribatidae, Vols. I  and II. Ray Soc., London. 656 pp.

· Historical combinations/variations: Angelia tarda (Berlese) Berlese, 1896  ; Trimalaconothrus tardus (Michael) van der Hammen, 1959  ; Malaconothrus (Trimalaconthrus) tardus (Michael) Subías, 2004  . Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Sphagnum ( Halbert 1915)  ; moss on trunk of yew ( Arroyo et al. 2013c). Counties: Kerry and Mayo.

Tyrphonothrus Knülle, 1957 

· Tyrphonothrus glaber (Michael, 1898)  *

· Original name: Nothrus glaber Michael, 1888  .

· In: British Oribatidae  . Vols. I and II. Ray Soc., London. 656 pp.

· Historical combinations/variations: Angelia glaber (Michael) Berlese, 1896  ; Trimalaconothrus glaber (Michael) Willmann, 1931  ; Malaconothrus glaber (Michael) Halbert, 1915  ; Tyrphonothrus (Tyrphonothrus) glaber (Michael) Subías, 2004  .

· Synonyms: Nothrus simplex Banks, 1895 

Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Wet Sphagnum ( Halbert 1915)  . Counties: Mayo. 

· Tyrphonothrus maior (Berlese, 1910) 

· Original name: Malaconothrus maior Berlese, 1910  . · In: Acari  nuovi. Manipulus V, VI. Redia  , 6, 199–234.

· Historical combinations/variations: T rimalaconothrus maior (Berlese) van der Hammen, 1959  ; Tyrphonothrus (Tyrphonothrus) maior (Berlese) Subías, 2004  .

· Synonyms: Malaconothrus sphagnicola Trägårdh, 1910  ; Malaconothrus novus Sellnick, 1921  ; Camisia monodactyla Oudemans 1925  [misidentification]; Trimalaconothrus intermedius Cooreman, 1941  ; Trimalaconothrus tardus Buitendijk 1945  [misidentification]; Trimalaconothrus novus (Sellnick) sensu Longworth, 1973  .

Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Bog, grassland and heather on peat ( Longworth 1973). Counties: Mayo.

IBP

Instituto de Biologia do Paran�

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Sarcoptiformes

Family

Malaconothridae

Loc

Malaconothridae Berlese, 1916

Bolger, Thomas 2017
2017
Loc

Malaconothrus monodactylus (Michael, 1888)

Subias 2004
2004
Loc

Malaconothrus purvisi

Luxton 1987
1987
Loc

Malaconothrus purvisi

Luxton 1987
1987
Loc

Malaconothrus

Berlese 1904
1904