Lanceoppia (Baioppia) Luxton, 1985

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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Lanceoppia (Baioppia) Luxton, 1985


Lanceoppia (Baioppia) Luxton, 1985  

Lanceoppia (Baioppia) moritzi Hammer, 1968  

Material examined: Alto Rio Senguer: Mulinum spinosun   (6). The species was only recorded under shrub steppe. Records in Argentina: first record (Chubut province).

Comments: the species was originally described in New Zealand as Lanceoppia moritzi   by Hammer (1968), who found four specimens under wet moss in a Nothofagus   forest. It is the first record for Argentina.