Laelaps (Cosmolaelaps), Berlese, 1903,

Bolger, Thomas, Arroyo, Julio & Piotrowska, Katarzyna, 2018, A catalogue of the species of Mesostigmata (Arachnida, Acari, Parasitiformes) recorded from Ireland including information on their geographical distribution and habitats, Zootaxa 4519 (1), pp. 1-220: 194-196

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Laelaps (Cosmolaelaps)
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Subgenus Cosmolaelaps Berlese, 1903 

Hypoaspis (Cosmolaelaps) claviger (Berlese, 1883) 

• Original name: Laelaps claviger Berlese, 1883  .

• In: Acari, Myriopoda and Scorpiones  hucusque in Italia reperta, 4 (2).

Irish Records: Moss and other habitats ( Halbert, 1915; Bolger, in press); pasture ( Valarasan, 1971; Ganley, 1976); pasture on cutaway peat ( Curry & Momen, 1988); dune and gorse bank at seashore ( Purvis, 1982); Salix  litter on peat ( Bolger, 1985); nest of Lasius flavus  and pasture ( Arroyo et al., 2015).

Counties: Dublin, Limerick, Offaly, Wexford.

Hypoaspis (Cosmolaelaps)  miles (Berlese, 1892)

• Original name: Laelaps (Iphis)  miles Berlese, 1892.

• In: Acari  , Myriapoda  and Scorpiones hucusque in Italia reperta, 63 (9).

Irish Records: Nest of Lasius flavus  and pasture ( Arroyo et al., 2015).

Counties: Limerick.

Hypoaspis (Cosmolaelaps) vacua (Michael, 1891) 

• Original name: Laelaps (Cosmolaelaps) vacuus Michael, 1891  .

• In: Proceedings of the Zoological Society, London, 4: 651.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Laelaps (Cosmolaelaps) vacuus Michael  ( Halbert, 1915; Hull, 1918), Laelaps (Cosmolaelaps) styliferus Halbert (Halbert, 1915  ; Hull, 1918; Luxton, 1998). Irish Records: Nests of Lasius flavus  and Myrmica scabrinodis ( Halbert, 1915)  ; pasture ( Curry, 1969a); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976). Counties: Kildare, Mayo.