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A new genus and species of Epicriidae (Acari, Mesostigmata) from eastern North America

  • María L. Moraza (a1)
Abstract

A new genus, Adenoepicriusgen. nov., is described, with Adenoepicrius magnussp. nov. from Canada designated as type. Also described are A. oconnorisp. nov. (New York, Ontario), A. curtipilussp. nov. (Virginia), and A. virginianussp. nov. (West Virginia). A key to species based on adult females is provided.

Un nouveau genre, Adenoepicriusgen. nov., est décrit, avec Adenoepicrius magnussp. nov. du Canada désigné comme modèle-type. Adenoepicrius oconnorisp. nov. (New York, l'Ontario), A. curtipilussp. nov. (la Virginie) et A. virginianussp. nov. (la Virginie-Occidentale) sont également décrits. Un tableau de classification des espèces, basé sur les femelles adultes, est fourni.

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The Canadian Entomologist
  • ISSN: 0008-347X
  • EISSN: 1918-3240
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