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A review of the fleas (Insecta: Siphonaptera) from Argentina.
Information provided herein contributes to the knowledge of the fleas from Argentina, necessary to a better understanding of their role as parasites themselves and vectors of zoonotic importance.
Catalogue of American Nycteribiidae (Diptera, Hippoboscoidea)
A catalogue of the family Nycteribiidae (Diptera, Hippoboscoidea) of the New World is presented and two genera and 52 species are listed in alphabetical order.
Catalogue of the ectoparasitic insects of the bats of Argentina
Taxonomy and distribution of the ectoparasitic insects of bats from Argentina, are reviewed and information was obtained by reviewing the literature and collecting in the field between 1989 and 1998.
Ornithodoros mimon Kohls, Clifford & Jones, 1969 (Acari: Argasidae) on Argentinean bats, and new records from Uruguay
Eptesicus diminutus and H. macrotus are new hosts for O. mimom, which appears to be a common bat tick in the southern Neotropics, with a range that probably includes Brazil.
New records of bat ectoparasites (Diptera, Hemiptera and Siphonaptera) from northern Argentina.
New species of bat-ectoparasite insects are added to the fauna of Argentina and distributional limits are extended for others, based on information obtained from 21 species of bats collected. New…
New record of the ectoparasite insect Speiseria ambigua Kessel, 1925 (Diptera: Streblidae) of Platalina genovensium Thomas, 1928 (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae) from Peru
A new record of an ectoparasite insect for Platalina, Speiseria ambigua Kessel, 1925 (Diptera: Streblidae), obtained from a bat inventory carried out in northwestern Peru, represents the northernmost record of Sp.
Ectoparasitic insects (Diptera: Streblidae and Siphonaptera: Ischnopsyllidae) of bats from Iquitos and surrounding areas (Loreto, Peru).
A remarkable new association between Neotrichobius delicatus and bat species from the families Molossidae and Noctilionidae and a novel association between Paradyschiria parvula and a species of Vespertilionidae are found.
Fleas Associated with Mammals from Northwestern Argentina, with New Distributional Reports
Nine flea species and subspecies are reported for the first time from northwestern Argentina, from specimens collected in the provinces of Jujuy, Salta, and Catamarca.
Ixodes sigelos Keirans, Clifford & Corwin, 1976 (Acari: Ixodidae) in Argentina and southern Chile
These collections greatly expand the known range of I. sigelos and underscore the importance of sigmodontine rodents as hosts of Neotropical ticks, especially immature stages.
Taxonomy and Distribution of Nonnapsylla Wagner, 1938 (Siphonaptera: Stephanocircidae: Craneopsyllinae)
It is concluded that Nonnapsylla rothschildi wagneri Johnson, 1957 should be considered as a synonym of the nominal subspecies and extended the southern limits of the distribution of the species and report its presence in Argentina.