Austroppia Balogh, 1983

Manzo, Rosa M., Rizzuto, Susana & Martínez, Pablo A., 2019, Oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) from the Patagonian steppe, Argentina, Zootaxa 4686 (2), pp. 241-252: 248

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Austroppia Balogh, 1983


Austroppia Balogh, 1983  

Austroppia petrohuensis (Hammer, 1962)  

Material examined: Gobernador Costa: Stipa   sp. (1), Alto Rio Senguer: Junellia patagonica   (1). The species was recorded under grass steppe and shrub steppe.

Records in Argentina: Río Negro ( Fredes 2018).

Comments: the distribution of species is Neotropical ( Subías 2004, update 2018). First record for the province of Chubut.