Amerodectes hribari 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 : 24

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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.5221736

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CFAA50-FFCE-014B-5893-FB1AFF0FDF94

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Plazi

scientific name

Amerodectes hribari Mironov and Chandler, 2017
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Amerodectes hribari Mironov and Chandler, 2017

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Material examined. 6 males, 18 females from Geothlypis trichas (Linnaeus, 1766) ( Passeriformes : Parulidae ), (SM 2625), CANADA, Manitoba, Oak Hammock Marsh, 27 May 2014, coll. T.D. Galloway; 15 males, 20 females from G. philadelphia (Wilson, A, 1810) ( Passeriformes : Parulidae ), (SM 1661), CANADA, Manitoba, Oak Hammock Marsh, 21 May 2007, coll. T.D. Galloway and T.M. Whiklo.

This species was previously known from the Common Yellowthroat, G. trichas , in Georgia and Florida, USA ( Mironov & Chandler 2017). In Canada, this mite is recorded for the first time from the type host and from the Mourning Warbler, G. philadelphia .