Mycobates punctatus Hammer, 1955,

Behan-Pelletier, Valerie M. & Lindo, Zoë, 2019, Checklist of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) of Canada and Alaska, Zootaxa 4666 (1), pp. 1-180: 149

publication ID

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

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4349767

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8676DA1E-46EF-FF14-FF53-F4D6FE31FA01

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Felipe

scientific name

Mycobates punctatus Hammer, 1955
status

 

Mycobates punctatus Hammer, 1955 

Geographic Location: AK: Fort Richardson; Anchorage ( Hammer 1955a); YT: Richardson Mtns; Ogilvie Mtns ( Behan-Pelletier 1997b); BC: Manning PP; Mount Kobau; Ilgachuz Mtns; Saltery Bay PP (Behan- Pelletier 1994); Interior ( Battigelli et al. 2004).

Habitats: tundra, moss and lichens; moss from Western redcedar trunks; moss and bark from standing dead Douglas fir; Lodgepole pine litter; spruce litter.

Distribution: Nearctic.

Remarks: Mites reported as M. punctatus Hammer in Behan (1978a)  and in MacLean et al. (1978) were misidentified; they represent M. conitus  .