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A systematic review of feather mites of the pterodectes generic complex (acari: Proctophyllodidae: Pterodectinae) with redescriptions of species described by vladimír cerný
Laboratorio de Ixodides Pavilhao Mourisco, sala 214 Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz, Av. Brasil, 4365, 21045-900, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Ectoparasites (Insecta and Acari) Associated with Bats in Southeastern Brazil
- J. Almeida, S. S. Silva, N. Serra-Freire, M. P. Valim
- Biology, Medicine
- Journal of medical entomology
- 15 July 2011
ABSTRACT The result of a survey of ectoparasites infesting bats in southeastern Brazil is presented. Of 181 bats belonging to 16 species, 10 (34.1%) were infested by streblid flies (Streblidae),… Expand
Ácaros plumícolas (Acari: Astigmata) em aves do Cerrado do Distrito Federal, Brasil
The goal of this study was to identify feather mites on Cerrado birds. This study was conducted at Fazenda Agua Limpa (FAL), Distrito Federal, Brazil, between January and August 2002. Birds were… Expand
A drop in the bucket of the megadiverse chewing louse genus Myrsidea (Phthiraptera, Amblycera, Menoponidae): ten new species from Amazonian Brazil.
Ten new species of Myrsidea Waterston, 1915 parasitic on members of the avian families Formicariidae, Thraupidae, Tyrannidae, Troglodytidae and Icteridae are described herein. They and their type… Expand
On the identity of two species of Proctophyllodidae (Acari: Astigmata: Analgoidea) described by Herbert F. Berla in Brazil, with a description of Lamellodectes gen. nov. and a new species.
Two proctophyllodid species described by Herbert F. Berla were studied, re-described and their generic status was re-evaluated. A new genus, Lamellodectes gen. nov. (Proctophyllodidae:… Expand
Two new species of the feather mite subfamily Pterodectinae (Acari: Astigmata: Proctophyllodidae) from Brazil
We describe two new pterodectine feather mites (Analgoidea: Proctophyllodidae) from Brazilian passerines (Passeriformes): Pterodectes amaurochalinus sp. n., from Turdus amaurochalinus Cabanis… Expand
A new genus and two new species of feather lice (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae) from New Zealand endemic passerines (Aves: Passeriformes).
The first descriptions of New Zealand endemic feather lice belonging to the Brueelia-complex (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae) are given. The new genus Melibrueelia and new species M.… Expand
Two new genera and five new species of the feather mite subfamily Proctophyllodinae (Astigmata: Proctophyllodidae) from suboscine birds in Brazil
Two new genera and five new species of feather mites of the family Proctophyllodidae are described from passerine birds from Brazil: Tyranniphyllodes pitangi gen. n., sp. n. from Pitangus sulphuratus… Expand
Feather mites of Brazil (Acari: Astigmata: Analgoidea and Pterolichoidea)
ABSTRACT We present a checklist of feather mites known from native birds in Brazil. The list was compiled from a survey of Brazilian records published in indexing databases (e.g. Zoological Records)… Expand
Malófagos (Phthiraptera) recolhidos de aves silvestres no Zoológico de São Paulo, SP, Brasil
Twenty-eight species of chewing lice were recovered from wild birds in the Sao Paulo Zoo during 2003. Twenty-three were identified to species level and five to the generic level. New species records… Expand