Gamasodes Oudemans, 1939

Halliday, R. B., Walter, D. E. & Polak, M., 2005, A new species of Gamasodes Oudemans from Australia (Acari: Parasitidae), Zootaxa 1001 (1), pp. 17-30: 18

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1001.1.2

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/596ED70B-FFA6-0C3C-7F63-FC53FB914FBF

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scientific name

Gamasodes Oudemans, 1939
status

 

Genus Gamasodes Oudemans, 1939  

Gamasodes Oudemans, 1939a: 24   .

Type species Gamasoides spiniger Oudemans 1936   , by original designation.

Diagnosis of genus

Female with schizodorsal shield or completely divided dorsal shield; opisthogastric (rarely hologastric) shield with fewer than 18 pairs of setae; genital shield of female ­ shaped, with a single anterior point; setae al 1 and al 2 on palp genu of deutonymphs and adults spatulate; corniculi short, not extending to anterior margin of palp femur; tritosternum of male absent or rudimentary; femur II of deutonymph with one or two heavy spinelike ventral setae mounted on cuticular protrusions.

The complex nomenclatural history of the genus and its type species have been reviewed by Strenzke (1951) and Holzmann (1969). Detailed descriptions of the type species G. spiniger   are given by Micherdzinski (1969) and Hyatt (1980).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Parasitidae

Loc

Gamasodes Oudemans, 1939

Halliday, R. B., Walter, D. E. & Polak, M. 2005
2005
Loc

Gamasodes

Oudemans, A. C. 1939: 24
1939