Aspidiobates aethes Harvey & Cook, 1988

Smit, Harry, 2019, The water mite genus Aspidiobates Lundblad, 1941 from Australia (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Hygrobatidae) with the description of two new species, Zootaxa 4550 (1), pp. 115-122: 116

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4550.1.5

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F3E42E51-1E73-446A-A98D-EB5FF7250E9F

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8E2087C2-FF87-FFA9-FF03-F7D0FA243F45

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Plazi

scientific name

Aspidiobates aethes Harvey & Cook, 1988
status

 

Aspidiobates aethes Harvey & Cook, 1988  

Material examined. Victoria GoogleMaps   . 3/1/0, Moleside Creek, Lower Glenelg   GoogleMaps NP, 38°04.336 S 141°17.507 E, alt. 25 m asl, 3-iv-2008; 11/11/0, Ovens River East Branch, Harrietville , 36°53.563 S 147°03.965 E, alt. 516 m asl, 10-iii-2008 GoogleMaps   . New South Wales. 11/2/0, Diehard Creek, Mann River Nature Reserve , 29°40.528 S 152°05.282 E, alt. 585 m asl, 21-xi-2003 GoogleMaps   ; 4/1/0, Yarrangobilly River near Thermal Pool , Mt Kosciuszko NP, 35°43.899 S 148°29.091 E, alt. 910 m asl, 9-xii-2003 GoogleMaps   ; 2/0/0, Sugarloaf Creek at crossing with Misty Mountain Road, Monga NP, 35°33’44,70” S 150°0’48,61” E, 15-xii-2003 GoogleMaps   ; 1/0/0, Carters Creek at crossing with Western Distributor Road , 35°30.914 S 150°03.546 E, alt. 187 m asl, 16-xii-2003 GoogleMaps   ; 1/0/0, Minnemurra River , Minnemurra Rainforest, 34°38.183 S 150°43.272 E, 18-xii-2003 GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. Previously known only from Victoria, and here reported for the first time from New South Wales.