Salfacarus kirindiensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010, Vazquez & Klompen, 2010

Araújo, Marcel Santos De, Palma, Antonella Di & Feres, Reinaldo José Fazzio, 2020, Catalog of the Opilioacarida (Acari: Parasitiformes), Zootaxa 4895 (3), pp. 332-356: 351

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4895.3.2

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4361472

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Salfacarus kirindiensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010
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11.3. Salfacarus kirindiensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010   *

Salfacarus kirindiensis Vázquez & Klompen 2010: 8–11   , figs. 1, 13–19 (original description)

Holotype: F ( OSAL092006–07 View Materials ). MADAGASCAR, Toliara, Forêt de Kirindy , 15.5 km 64° ENE Marofandilia, elevation 100 m, 20°02’42”S 44°39’44”E, coll. B.L. Fisher & C.E. Griswold, between 28.NOV.2001 and 3.DEC.2001, ex tropical dry forest; litter, leaf mold, rotten wood ( EF19, BLF4600). GoogleMaps  

Paratypes: same data as holotype: F ( OSAL007330–31 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   , F ( OSAL007332–34 View Materials )   , F ( OSAL006772–73 View Materials )   , F ( OSAL006768–69 View Materials )   , F ( OSAL006767– 68 View Materials )   , F ( OSAL092004–05 View Materials )   , M ( OSAL007335–36 View Materials )   , M ( OSAL007337–38 View Materials )   , M ( OSAL006770–71 View Materials )   .

Non-type: Some of the material included in S. legendrei Hammen   (B- 19 specimen) was collected from Forêt de Andranomena, Morandawa region. Forêt de Andranomena is geographically close to Forêt de Kirindy, and the authors tentatively included this material in this species.

Distribution: Toliara ( Madagascar).

Notes: Holotype F at CAS ( CAS 18501 View Materials ) (2 slides OSAL092006–07 View Materials )   . Other specimens at CAS, OSAL, UQROO. Some specimens also in RMNH (Karen van Dorp. pers. com.)   .

Etymology: The specific name is derived from the collecting locality, the town of Kirindy.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

OSAL

Ohio State University Acarology Laboratory

RMNH

National Museum of Natural History, Naturalis

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Opilioacarida

Family

Opilioacaridae

Genus

Salfacarus

Loc

Salfacarus kirindiensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010

Araújo, Marcel Santos De, Palma, Antonella Di & Feres, Reinaldo José Fazzio 2020
2020
Loc

Salfacarus kirindiensis Vázquez & Klompen 2010: 8–11

Vazquez, M. M. & Klompen, H. 2010: 11
2010