Macrocheles kalimantanensis Hartini and Takaku, 2003

Dwibadra, Dhian, Takaku, Gen, Ôhara, Masahiro & Ueda, Akira, 2014, Mites of the Family Macrochelidae (Acari: Gamasida) from Sungai Wain, East Kalimantan, Indonesia, Species Diversity 19 (1), pp. 43-57: 46-47

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.12782/sd.19.1.043

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DAF49072-BF15-46A1-A660-1F8703EBA795

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4730924

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0C62878D-FFED-2158-FCBF-FE2BFE36FC36

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scientific name

Macrocheles kalimantanensis Hartini and Takaku, 2003
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Macrocheles kalimantanensis Hartini and Takaku, 2003  

Macrocheles kalimantanensis Hartini and Takaku, 2003 in Hartini et al. 2003: 310–312   , figs 1–2.

Material examined. SWPF: 25 females, 16 December 2006, ex Sisyphus thoracicus Sharp, 1875   , Onthophagus pasificus   , O. borneensis   , and residue in vials; 19 females, 17 December 2006, ex O. semicupreus   , O. schwaneri   , O. borneensis   , Onthophagus   sp., and residue in vials; 7 females, 18 December 2006, ex S. thoracicus   , O. waterstradti   , and O. pastillatus   ; 27 females, 20 December 2006, ex O. obscurior   , O. cervicapra   , Paragymnopleurus maurus   , Catharsius dayacus   , and residue in vials; 38 females, 14 December 2007, ex O. waterstradti   , O. incisus   , O. schwaneri   , O. cervicapra   , O. vulpes   , O. semicupreus   , C. dayacus   , P. maurus   , and residue in vials; 16 females, 15 December 2007, ex C. dayacus   , P. maurus   , and O. schwaneri   ; 5 females, 15–20 December 2007, ex Copris   sp.; 4 females, 20–25 December 2007, ex residue in vials; 48 females, 11 December 2008, ex O. borneensis   and residue in vials; 20 females, 12 December 2008, ex O. obscurior   , O. borneensis   , O. pastillatus   , S. thoracicus   , P. maurus   , O. semicupreus   , and O. bonorae Zunino, 1976   ; 6 females, 5 December 2008, ex residue in vials; 1 female, 7 December 2008, ex residue in vials; 10 females, 10 December 2008, ex residue in vials. Km 12: 8 females, secondary forest, 15–20 December 2007, ex O. schwaneri   . Km 23: 1 female, Imperata cylindrica   grassland, 17–22 December 2007, ex residue in vial; 1 female, Acacia mangium   plantation, 17–22 December 2007, ex residue in vial. Km 24: 1 female, A. mangium   plantation, 21 December 2006, ex Caccobius unicornis (Fabricius, 1798)   ; 21 females, burned secondary forest, 21 December 2006, ex O. dux   , P. maurus   , and residue in vial; 16 females, secondary forest, 21 December 2006, ex O. schwaneri   , O. aurifex   , O. vulpes   , C. dayacus   , and residue in vial; 12 females, natural forest, 21 December 2006, ex O. schwaneri   , C. dayacus   , and residue in vial; 10 females, burned secondary forest, 26 December 2006, ex residue in vials; 6 females, I. cylindrica   grassland, 26 December 2006, ex residue in vials; 32 females, A. mangium   plantation, 26 December 2006, ex O. limbatus   and residue in vials; 14 females, natural forest, 26 December 2006, ex O. cervicapra   , O. schwaneri   , O. rudis   , and residue in vials; 18 females, burned ridge, 14–19 December 2007, ex C. dayacus   , P. maurus   , O. schwaneri   , and residue in vials; 5 females, burned ridges, 19–24 December 2007, ex residue in vials; 16 females, burned ridges, 6–11 December 2008, ex residue in vials; 20 females, A. mangium   plantation, 7–12 December 2008, ex C. renaudpauliani   and residue in vials; 3 females, I. cylindrica   grassland, 7–12 December 2008, ex residue in vials. Km 29: 51 females, 22 December 2006, ex O. schwaneri   , O. cervicapra   , C. renaudpauliani   , and residue in vials. Km 38: 3 females, 16–21 December 2007, ex residue in vials.

Additional specimens examined, deposited in MZB: Sumatra: 1 female, 350 m alt   ., Mt   . Leuser, Ketambe National Park , Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam, 4 September 1989, Habley and D   . C   . Darling leg., ex Onthophagus diabolicus Harold, 1877   ; 9 females, Biology Research Forest , Andalas University, Padang, West Sumatra, 3–7 November 2001, S   . Hartini and G   . Takaku leg., ex Catharsius   sp. and Onthophagus   sp. Bali: 1 female, Pancasari, Sukasada, Buleleng, 3 December 1999, S. Hartini and G. Takaku leg., ex Catharsius   sp   . Sulawesi: 1 female, Tountimomoro, North Sulawesi, 27 November 1999, S   . Hartini and G   . Takaku leg., ex Copris   sp.

Diagnosis. Female. Dorsal shield oval, attenuate posteriorly; j1 plumose in distal half; z1 simple; j5 and z5 slightly pilose or simple; j6 simple; z6 and J2 simple but in some cases slightly pilose; other dorsal setae pilose; l. ang., l. arc., l. m. t., and l. o. p. with punctations along lines.

Habitat. This species has been collected from the scarab beetle genera Catharsius   , Copris   , Microcopris   , Onthophagus   , Paragymnopleurus   , and Sisyphus   .

Distribution. Indonesia [Kalimantan; Sumatra, Bali, and Sulawesi (new records)].

MZB

Museum Zoologicum Bogoriense