Salfacarus mahafaliensis 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: 352

publication ID

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4361480

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E7A162-FFE7-6849-FF14-E362FB59FB0C

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scientific name

Salfacarus mahafaliensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010
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11.6. Salfacarus mahafaliensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010   *

Salfacarus mahafaliensis Vázquez & Klompen 2010: 11–14   figs. 20–26 (original description).

Holotype: F ( CAS, OSAL007323–7324 View Materials ). MADAGASCAR, Toliara, Mahafaly Plateau , 6.2 km 74° ENE Itampolo, elevation 80 m, 24°39’13”S 43°59’48”E, coll. B.L. Fisher & C.E. Griswold, 21–25.FEB.2002, ex spiny forest / thicket ( EH18, BLF5763). GoogleMaps  

Paratypes: same data as holotype, TN ( OSAL007283–84 View Materials ), TN ( OSAL007285–86 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   , F ( OSAL007320–22 View Materials )   , F ( OSAL092002–03 View Materials )   , M ( OSAL007325–27 View Materials )   , M ( OSAL092000– 01 View Materials )   .

Distribution: Mahafaly ( Madagascar).

Notes: Holotype F at CAS ( CAS 18502 View Materials ) (2 slides OSAL007323–24 View Materials )   . Other specimens at CAS, OSAL, UQRoo. According to Vázquez & Klompen (2010), specimens (B-9) of Hammen’s S. legendrei   collected from Mahafaly is this species.

Etymology: The specific name is derived from the collecting locality, the Mahafaly plateau.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Opilioacarida

Family

Opilioacaridae

Genus

Salfacarus

Loc

Salfacarus mahafaliensis Vázquez & Klompen, 2010

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

Salfacarus mahafaliensis Vázquez & Klompen 2010: 11–14

Vazquez, M. M. & Klompen, H. 2010: 14
2010