Tectocepheus Berlese, 1896

Manzo, Rosa M., Rizzuto, Susana & Martínez, Pablo A., 2019, Oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) from the Patagonian steppe, Argentina, Zootaxa 4686 (2), pp. 241-252: 249

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4686.2.4

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scientific name

Tectocepheus Berlese, 1896
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Tectocepheus Berlese, 1896  

Tectocepheus velatus (Michael, 1880)  

Material examined: Esquel: Chuquiraga aurea   (1), Stipa   sp. (1), Gobernador Costa: Stipa   sp. (1), Acaena splendens   (1), Azorella monantha   (2). Alto Rio Senguer: Senecio filaginoides   (4), Mulinum spinosum   (1), Stipa   sp. (1). The species was recorded under grass steppe and shrub steppe.

Records in Argentina: Buenos Aires, Chubut, Entre Ríos, Misiones, Río Negro, subantarctic region ( Fredes 2018). Comments: the distribution of this species is cosmopolitan ( Subías 2004, update 2018).