Amerodectes seiurus Mironov and Chandler, 2017

Mironov, Sergey V. & Galloway, Terry D., 2021, Feather mites of the subfamily Pterodectinae (Acariformes: Proctophyllodidae) from passerines and kingfishers in Canada, Zootaxa 5016 (1), pp. 1-55 : 25

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5016.1.1

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:22814DB2-5BDA-44C2-BC00-37773209DA9F

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CFAA50-FFC1-0144-5893-F895FFE5DD87

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Plazi

scientific name

Amerodectes seiurus Mironov and Chandler, 2017
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Amerodectes seiurus Mironov and Chandler, 2017

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Material examined. 8 males, 14 females from Seiurus aurocapilla (Linnaeus, 1766) ( Parulidae ), (SM 1679), CAN- ADA, Manitoba, Winnipeg , 26 May 2007, coll. T.D. Galloway.

This species was described from the Ovenbird, S. aurocapilla , in Georgia, USA ( Mironov & Chandler 2017). In Canada, this mite is recorded for the first time.