Rhodacaridae Oudemans, 1902,

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: 111-118

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scientific name

Rhodacaridae Oudemans, 1902
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Family Rhodacaridae Oudemans, 1902 

Minirhodacarellus Shcherbak, 1980 

Minirhodacarellus minimus (Karg, 1961) 

• Original name: Rhodacarellus minimus Karg, 1961  .

• In: Zoologischer Anzeiger, 166: 128.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Rhodacarus minimus (Karg) ( Purvis, 1982)  . Irish Records: Dune at seashore ( Purvis, 1982). Counties: Wexford.

Rhodacarellus Willmann, 1935 

Rhodacarellus epigynialis Sheals, 1956 

• Original name: Rhodacarellus epigynialis Sheals, 1956  .

• In: Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine, 92: 102.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Curry, 1969a; Valarasan, 1971; Piotrowska, 2009); small mammal nests (unpublished data).

Counties: Cork, Dublin, Kildare, Wexford.

Rhodacarellus perspicuus Halaśkova, 1958 

• Original name: Rhodacarellus epigynialis perspicuus Halaśkova, 1959 

• In: Acta Societatis Entomologicae Cechosloveniae, 56: 98.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Little & Bolger, 1995, Piotrowska, 2009; unpublished data).

Counties: Cork, Galway, Kildare.

Rhodacarellus silesiacus Willmann, 1936 

• Original name: Rhodacarellus silesiacus Willmann, 1936  .

• In: Zoologischer Anzeiger, 113: 282.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Curry, 1969a, 1970, 1971; Valarasan, 1971; Ganley, 1976; Purvis, 1978; Curry et al., 1980; Bolger, 1980; Bolger & Curry, 1980; Piotrowska, 2009); manure on soil surface (Curry, 1979); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976, 1978, 1985); soil in sugar beet crop ( McCafferty & Evans, 1977; Curry & Purvis, 1982); Iris  bog at seashore ( Purvis, 1982); soil in barley crop ( Emmanuel et al., 1985b); winter wheat crop ( Kelly & Curry, 1985); nest of Lasius flavus  and pasture ( Arroyo et al., 2015).

Counties: Carlow, Dublin, Galway, Kildare, Limerick, Meath, Wexford.

Rhodacarus Oudemans, 1902 

Rhodacarus agrestis Karg, 1971 

• Original name: Rhodacarus agrestis Karg, 1971  .

• In: Die Tierwelt Deutschlands, 59: 322.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Ganley, 1976).

Counties: Dublin.

Rhodacarus calcarulatus Berlese, 1920 

• Original name: Rhodacarus calcarulatus Berlese, 1920  .

• In: Redia  , 14: 164.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Ganley, 1976).

Counties: Dublin.

Rhodacarus clavulatus Athias-Henriot, 1961 

• Original name: Rhodacarus clavulatus Athias-Henriot, 1961  .

• In: Acarologia, 3: 502.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Rhodacarus ancorae Karg ( Purvis, 1982)  .

Irish Records: Dune, pasture, Iris  bog, bracken bed, gorse bank and Salix  ditch at seashore ( Purvis, 1982).

Counties: Wexford.

Rhodacarus coronatus Berlese, 1921 

• Original name: Rhodacarus coronatus Berlese, 1921  .

• In: Redia  , 14: 165.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Ganley, 1976).

Counties: Dublin.

Rhodacarus pallidus Hull, 1918 

• Original name: Rhodocarus pallidus Hull, 1918  .

• In: Transactions of the Natural History Society of Northumberland, Durham and Newcastle -upon -Tyne, 5: 57.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Rhodacarus roseus var. pallidus Hull ( Halbert, 1920)  .

Irish Records: Seashore in the lichen zone ( Halbert, 1920); soil in saltmarsh ( Healy, 1975; Speight & Healy, 1977); soil in sugar beet crop ( Curry & Purvis, 1982); soil in barley crop ( Emmanuel, 1977; Emmanuel et al., 1985b); pasture ( Purvis & Curry, 1980).

Counties: Dublin, Kildare.

Rhodacarus roseus Oudemans, 1902 

• Original name: Rhodacarus roseus Oudemans, 1902  .

• In: Tijdschrift voor entomologie, 45: 50.

Irish Records: In marshy area near lake ( Halbert, 1920); upper seashore ( Halbert, 1920); on decaying roots ( Halbert, 1920); pasture ( Curry, 1969a, 1971; Valarasan, 1971; Ganley, 1976; Purvis, 1978; Bolger, 1980; unpublished data); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976, 1978, 1985); fungal sporocarp ( O’Connell, 1994); pasture, rough grazing, broadleaved and coniferous forest ( Arroyo et al., 2009); Machair grassland ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2011); nest of Lasius flavus  and pasture ( Arroyo et al., 2015); arable soil (Bolger, in press); soil under Leyland cypress, Monterey pine, Sitka spruce, Norway spruce and pasture (unpublished data); soil in ash and mixed broadleaved woodlands ( Little & Bolger, 1995; unpublished data); soil under ash and Scots pine ( Arroyo et al., 2012, 2013a); soil under birch, oak, lodgepole pine (unpublished data).

Counties: Donegal, Dublin, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Laois, Limerick, Mayo, Meath, Offaly, Roscommon, Waterford, Wexford, Wicklow.

Rhodacarus strenzkei Willmann, 1957 

• Original name: Rhodacarus strenzkei Willmann, 1957  .

• In: Abhandlungen Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein zu Bremen, 35: 166.

Irish Records: Dune, pasture, Iris  bog, bracken bed and gorse bank at seashore ( Purvis, 1982).

Counties: Wexford.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Rhodacaridae

Loc

Rhodacaridae Oudemans, 1902

Bolger, Thomas, Arroyo, Julio & Piotrowska, Katarzyna 2018
2018
Loc

Rhodacarus pallidus

Hull 1918
1918
Loc

pallidus

Hull 1918
1918