Oppia minuta (Banks, 1895),

Behan-Pelletier, Valerie M. & Lindo, Zoë, 2019, Checklist of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) of Canada and Alaska, Zootaxa 4666 (1), pp. 1-180: 90

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4666.1.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8676DA1E-4622-FFD9-FF53-F27BFECBFCB9

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scientific name

Oppia minuta (Banks, 1895)
status

 

Oppia minuta (Banks, 1895) 

Original name: Belba minuta Banks, 1895  ( Marshall et al. 1987)

Combination: Oribata minuta (Banks, 1895)  ; ( Banks 1904).

Synonymy: Oribata perolata Banks, 1909  : ( Marshall et al. 1987), Oppia perolata ( Banks, 1909)  : ( Norton 1979b).

Geographic Location: ON: Guelph ( Banks 1909); Sudbury (St. John et al. 2002).

Habitat: mixed deciduous coniferous forest litter, White birch and Trembling aspen litter; corn stubble.

Distribution: Nearctic.

Remarks: Subías (2004) considered this name a junior synonym of Oppia nitens  , but we retain it herein, pending further studies.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Sarcoptiformes

Family

Oppiidae

Genus

Oppia