Phthiracarus japonicus Aoki, 1958,

Behan-Pelletier, Valerie M. & Lindo, Zoë, 2019, Checklist of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) of Canada and Alaska, Zootaxa 4666 (1), pp. 1-180: 36

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

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scientific name

Phthiracarus japonicus Aoki, 1958
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Phthiracarus japonicus Aoki, 1958 

Combination: Archiphthiracarus japonicus (Aoki, 1958)  ; ( Balogh & Mahunka 1983).

Synonymy: Phthiracarus miyamaensis Fujikawa, 2004  : ( Niedbała 2001).

Geographic Location: BC: Vancouver Is, Cedar District, S of Nanaimo; Little Qualicum Falls PP; Englishman River Falls PP; McMillan PP, Cathedral Grove, 49°18’N, 124°40’W ( Niedbała 2002); ON: Alfred Bog ( Niedbała 2002); NS: Cape Breton Highlands NP, North Mt. Bog; Sammy’s Barren; nr. Ingonish; Aspy Trail; La Prairie Trail; floodplain of Cheticamp R.; Pleasant Bay ( Niedbała 2002).

Habitats: mixed temperate forest litter; bog vegetation; beaver lodge; moss, fungi, and decaying wood from dead, fallen birch; sedges and fern litter.

Distribution: Holarctic.