Veigaiidae Oudemans, 1939,

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: 91-98

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Veigaiidae Oudemans, 1939
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Family Veigaiidae Oudemans, 1939 

Cyrthydrolaelaps Berlese, 1905 

Cyrthydrolaelaps hirtus Berlese, 1905 

• Original name: Cyrthydrolaelaps hirtus Berlese, 1905  .

• In: Redia  2, 20.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Cyrtolaelaps hirtus Berlese ( Halbert, 1920)  .

Irish Records: In limestone flakes and under stones lying on mud at seashore ( Halbert, 1920).

Counties: Dublin, Galway.

Cyrthydrolaelaps incisus Evans, 1955 

• Original name: Cyrthdrolaelaps incisus Evans, 1955  .

• In: Proceedings of the Zoological Society (London), 125, 585.

Irish Records: Upper parts of intertidal area usually in the Pelvitia zone ( Halbert, 1915, 1920; Evans, 1959).

Counties: Dublin, Mayo.

Gamasolaelaps Berlese, 1904 

Gamasolaelaps excisus (Koch, 1879) 

• Original name: Sejus excisus Koch, 1879  .

• In: Svenska Akademiens handlingar, 16: 122.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Gamasolaelaps aurantiacus Berlese ( Halbert, 1915)  .

Irish Records: Seashore a little above high water mark ( Halbert, 1915, 1920); pasture ( Ganley, 1976; Bolger, 1980; Little & Bolger, 1995, unpublished data); moss on rocks at seashore and rotten grass ( Bolger, 1990); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976).

Counties: Clare, Dublin, Kildare, Mayo, Westmeath.

Veigaia Oudemans, 1905 

Veigaia agilis (Berlese, 1916) 

• Original name: Cyrtolaelaps agilis Berlese, 1916  .

• In: Redia  , 12: 22.

Irish Records: Pasture ( Curry, 1969a, 1976a; Bolger, 1980; Till, 1988); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976, 1978, 1985, 1986); soil in barley field ( Emmanuel, 1977); dune, bracken bed and Salix  ditch at seashore ( Purvis, 1982); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994; Heneghan & Bolger, 1996a); soil in mixed broadleaved woodland (unpublished data); soil under Sitka spruce ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2007); under bracken on bog and rough grassland (Bolger, in press).

Counties: Dublin, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Mayo, Wexford.

Veigaia bouvieri (Berlese, 1916) 

• Original name: Cyrtolaelaps bouvieri Berlese, 1916  .

• In: Redia  , 12: 158.

Irish Records: Ash woodland (unpublished data);

Counties: Kildare.

Veigaia cerva (Kramer, 1876) 

• Original name: Gamasus cervus Kramer, 1876  .

• In: Archiv für Naturgeschichte, 42: 83.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Cyrtolaelaps cervus (Kramer)  ( Halbert, 1915; Hull, 1918).

Irish Records: In moss, and under bark ( Halbert, 1915); under stondes in Lasius flavus  nest ( Halbert, 1915); pasture ( Curry, 1969a; Valarasan, 1971; Ganley, 1976); pine shelter belt on bog ( Longworth, 1973); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976); soil under birch, oak and pine trees and mixed broadleaves (unpublished data); bracken bed at seashore ( Purvis, 1982); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994; unpublished data); moss under ash, Sitka spruce and Scots pine; soil under Sitka spruce; moss on oak and Scots pine ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2007; Arroyo et al., 2012, 2013a); Machair grassland and associated fixed dunes ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2011); nest of Lasius flavus ( Arroyo et al., 2015)  ; fungal fruiting body (unpublished data); soil under Monterey pine, Norway spruce and pasture (unpublished data); fen ( Wisdom, 2010; Wisdom et al., 2011).

Counties: Donegal, Dublin, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Limerick, Mayo, Sligo, Wexford, Wicklow.

Veigaia exigua (Berlese, 1916) 

• Original name: Cyrtolaelaps exiguus Berlese, 1916  .

• In: Redia  , 12: 300.

Irish Records: Dune at seashore ( Till, 1988); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994; unpublished data); soil under Sitka spruce ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2007); pasture ( Ganley, 1976; Arroyo et al., 2015; Piotrowska, 2009); soil under Leyland cypress and pasture (unpublished data); cliffs and woodland (Bolger, in press).

Counties: Cork, Dublin, Galway, Kilkenny, Laois, Limerick, Wexford.

Veigaia kochi (Trägårdh, 1901) 

• Original name: Cyrtolaelaps kochi Trägårdh, 1901  .

• In: Zoologischer Anzeiger, 25: 61.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Cyrtolaelaps kochi Trägårdh  ( Halbert, 1915; Hull, 1918). Irish Records: Amongst mosses ( Halbert, 1915); pasture ( Curry, 1969a); pine shelter belt on bog (Long-

worth, 1973); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976); fungal sporocarp ( O’Connell, 1994); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994); soil under pine (unpublished data); broadleaved and coniferous forest soils ( Arroyo et al., 2009); fixed dunes of Machair system ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2011); moss on soil under oak, Scots pine and Sitka spruce; soil under oak and Sitka spruce ( Arroyo et al., 2012, 2013a); nest of Lasius flavus ( Arroyo et al., 2015)  ; fungal fruiting body (unpublished data); spruce woodland (unpublished data); raised bog ( Wisdom, 2010; Wisdom et al., 2011).

Counties: Cork, Donegal, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Limerick, Mayo, Offaly, Sligo, Tipperary, Waterford, Wexford, Wicklow.

Veigaia nemorensis (Koch, 1839) 

• Original name: Gamasus nemorensis Koch, 1839  .

• In: Deutschlands Crustaceen, Myriopoden und Arachniden. 1835–1844. Regensburg, fasc. 1 (40).

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Cyrtolaelaps nemorensis (Koch)  ( Halbert, 1915; Hull,

1918).

Irish Records: Moss and under bark of fir trees ( Halbert, 1915); pasture ( Curry, 1969a, b, 1976a; Valarasan, 1971; Bolger, 1980; Arroyo et al., 2015); heather on bog ( Longworth, 1973); pasture on cutaway peat ( Whelan, 1976; Curry & Momen, 1988); soil in barley field ( Emmanuel, 1977); Iris  bog, bracken bed, and Salix  ditch at seashore ( Purvis, 1982); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994; Heneghan & Bolger, 1996a; unpublished data); soil under birch, horse chestnut, pine, and mixed broadleaved and coniferous stands (unpublished data); broadleaved and coniferous forest, peatland and arable soils ( Arroyo et al., 2009); rough and wet pasture, cliff and moss (Bolger, in press); fungal sporocarp ( O’Connell, 1994; O’Connell & Bolger, 1997b; unpublished data); soil under ash and Norway spruce ( Little & Bolger, 1995; unpublished data); soil under Leyland cypress, Western hemlock, Lawson cypress, Monterey pine, Sitka spruce and pasture (unpublished data,); soil under oak, ask, Scots pine and Sitka spruce; moss on soil and trees and in canopy of Sitka spruce ( Arroyo & Bolger, 2007; Arroyo et al., 2010, 2012, 2013a).

Counties: Carlow, Cork, Dublin, Galway, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Limerick, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Offaly, Sligo, Wexford, Wicklow.

Veigaia planicola (Berlese, 1892) 

• Original name: Cyrtolaelaps nemorensis var. planicola Berlese, 1892 

• In: Acari  , Myriapoda  and Scorpiones hucusque in Italia reperta. fasc. 62 (6).

Irish Records: Pasture ( Curry, 1969a; Ganley, 1976; Piotrowska, 2009); Sphagnum  and pine shelter belt on bog ( Longworth, 1973); pasture on cutaway peat ( Whelan, 1976; Curry & Momen, 1988); dune, pasture, bracken bed, gorse bank and Salix  ditch at seashore ( Purvis, 1982); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994; McCarthy, 2004; unpublished data); soil under pine (unpulished data); broadleaved forest soil ( Arroyo et al., 2009; unpublished data); nest of Lasius flavus  and pasture ( Arroyo et al., 2015); fungal sporocarp ( O’Connell, 1994; unpublished data); soil under Leyland cypress, Lawson cypress, Monterey pine (unpublished data); soil under ash and Norway spruce ( Little & Bolger, 1995; unpublished data).

Counties: Carlow, Cork, Dublin, Galway, Kildare, Kilkenny, Limerick, Mayo, Offaly, Wexford, Wicklow.

Veigaia transisalae (Oudemans, 1902) 

• Original name: Cyrtolaelaps transisalae Oudemans, 1902  .

• In: Tijdschrift voor Entomologie, uitgegeven door de Nederlandsche entomologische Vereeniging, 45: 28.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Cyrtolaelaps transisalae Oudemans  ( Halbert, 1915; Hull,

1918).

Irish Records: In moss, and under bark ( Halbert, 1915); cave ( Hazelton, 1974a, b, c); fungal sporocarp ( O’Connell, 1994); soil under Norway spruce ( Heneghan, 1994); soil in oak and mixed broadleaf woodlands (Unpublshed data); rough grassland (Bolger, in press); soil under pasture and Lawson cypress (unpublished data); soil under ash and Norway spruce ( Little & Bolger, 1995; unpublished data); mounatain blanket bog and fen ( Wisdom, 2010; Wisdom et al., 2011).

Counties: Clare, Dublin, Kildare, Kilkenny, Mayo, Sligo, Wexford.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Veigaiidae

Loc

Veigaiidae Oudemans, 1939

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

Cyrthydrolaelaps incisus

Evans 1955
1955
Loc

incisus

Evans 1955
1955