Amerodectes jonesborensis Hernandes, 2018

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5221744

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CFAA50-FFC1-0144-5893-FA1FFE34DCCC

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Plazi

scientific name

Amerodectes jonesborensis Hernandes, 2018
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Amerodectes jonesborensis Hernandes, 2018

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Material examined. 7 males, 2 females from, Parkesia noveboracensis (Gmelin, JF, 1789) ( Passeriformes : Parulidae ), (SM 1857), CANADA, Manitoba, Oak Hammock Marsh, 15 May 2004, coll. T.D. Galloway and T.M. Whiklo; 10 females from, same host species, (SM 342), CANADA, Manitoba, Winnipeg, 28 August 2000, coll. T.D. Galloway and T.M. Whiklo.

This mite was described from the Northern Waterthrush, P. noveboracensis , in Arkansas, USA ( Hernandes et al. 2018). In Canada, this mite is recorded for the first time.