Malaconothrus mollisetosus Hammer, 1952,

Behan-Pelletier, Valerie M. & Lindo, Zoë, 2019, Checklist of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) of Canada and Alaska, Zootaxa 4666 (1), pp. 1-180: 45-46

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:BA01E30E-7F64-49AB-910A-7EE6E597A4A4

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4349641

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8676DA1E-4657-FFAD-FF53-F74EFC8EFEF9

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Malaconothrus mollisetosus Hammer, 1952
status

 

Malaconothrus mollisetosus Hammer, 1952 

Geographic Location: AK: Fort Richardson ( Hammer 1955a); Fairbanks Region ( Behan 1978a); YT: Porcupine Plain; Ogilvie Mtns ( Behan-Pelletier 1997b); NT: Yellowknife ( Hammer 1952a); AB: ABMI Sites ( Meehan et al. 2019); MB: Churchill ( Hammer 1952a); QC: northern region; Timmins 54°60’N, 67°00’W ( Behan 1978a).

Habitats: muskeg.

Distribution: Holarctic.

Remarks: This species was considered a junior synonym of M. monodactylus ( Michael, 1888)  by Subías (2004), but was retained as a distinct species by Colloff (2013).