Schizodectes Park and Atyeo

Barreto, Mauricio, Burbano, María E., Proctor, Heather C., Mironov, Serge V. & Wauthy, Georges, 2012, Feather mites (Acariformes: Psoroptidia) from Colombia: Preliminary list with new records 3516, Zootaxa 3516, pp. 1-68 : 19-20

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scientific name

Schizodectes Park and Atyeo
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Genus Schizodectes Park and Atyeo

Schizodectes fenestralis (Trouessart, 1885)

Hosts and distribution. This species was described ex Coeligena bonapartei (Boissoneau) ( Apodiformes : Trochilidae ) from Colombia (as “ Nouvelle-Grenade ”) ( Trouessart 1885a). Later on, it was recorded from the same host and country (Dept. Cundinamarca, Bogotá) ( Park & Atyeo 1972b).

Schizodectes hiterminalis Park and Atyeo, 1972

Hosts and distribution. This species was described ex Phaethornis superciliosus muelleri Hellmayr ( Apodiformes : Trochilidae ) from Brazil (Para) and ex Phaethornis a. anthophilus (Bourcier) from Colombia (Dept. Norte de Santander, Petrólea) ( Park & Atyeo 1972b). This mite has never been recollected since the original description.

Schizodectes sp. A .

Material examined. Ex Coeligena lutetiae (Delattre and Bourcier) ( Apodiformes : Trochilidae ): 1 female, Dept. Caldas: Villamaría, Bosque del Oso, Hacienda Corinto, 3560 m, 21 July 1980, coll. J.E. Orejuela & G. Cataño, UV No. 4331.

Schizodectes sp. B .

Material examined. Ex Coeligena wilsoni (Delattre and Bourcier) ( Apodiformes : Trochilidae ): 1 female, Dept. Valle del Cauca: Dagua, Río Blanco, 1300–1400 m, 6 February 1970, coll. J.I. Borrero & G. Cataño, UV No. 1685.

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Departamento de Biologia de la Universidad del Valle