Corpus ID: 83693782

A description of Paractenopsyllus madagascarensis sp. n. and the female of Paractenopsyllus raxworthyi Duchemin & Ratovonjato, 2004 (Siphonaptera, Leptopsyllidae) from Madagascar with a key to the species of Paractenopsyllus.

@article{Hastriter2009ADO,
  title={A description of Paractenopsyllus madagascarensis sp. n. and the female of Paractenopsyllus raxworthyi Duchemin \& Ratovonjato, 2004 (Siphonaptera, Leptopsyllidae) from Madagascar with a key to the species of Paractenopsyllus.},
  author={M. W. Hastriter and C. Dick},
  journal={ZooKeys},
  year={2009},
  pages={43-55}
}
An alcohol collection of 990 fl eas from Madagascar (2003-2005) was deposited in the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, and recently made available for study. Among the material were two new and undescribed taxa. Th e male and female sex of Paractenopsyllus madagascarensis sp. n. is described and host associations are discussed. In addition, a description of the heretofore unknown female of Paractenopsyllus raxworthyi Duchemin & Ratovonjato, 2004 is provided. Th e tenrec Microgale… Expand

Figures and Tables from this paper

Two new species of polystomes (Monogenea: Polystomatidae) from the anuran host Guibemantis liber.
TLDR
The description of two cryptic species from a single host species points to a taxonomic complex situation in G. liber, a widespread frog that is characterized by the presence of several deep conspecific lineages and possibly by hybridization and admixture with other species of Guibemantis. Expand
The Fleas of Endemic and Introduced Small Mammals in Central Highland Forests of Madagascar: Faunistics, Species Diversity, and Absence of Host Specificity
TLDR
For flea species represented by sufficient samples, no parasite—host specificity was found, and there is evidence for considerable lateral exchange in the local flea fauna between species of tenrecs and the two rodent families (endemic and introduced). Expand
Une nouvelle espèce de Puce du genre Paractenopsyllus, endémique de Madagascar (Siphonaptera, Ceratophyllidae, Leptopsyllinae)
Paractenopsyllus exspectatus n. sp., dix-neuvieme espece du genre Paractenopsyllus Wagner, 1938, est decrit. Cette Puce est parasite d’une espece endemique de Tenrecidae, Microgale cowani Thomas,Expand

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 17 REFERENCES
Two new fleas (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae: Leptopsyllinae) of Madagascar: Tsaractenus rodhaini n. sp. and Paractenopsyllus (Consobrinopsyllus n. subgen.) goodmani n. sp.
TLDR
To help resolve certain systematic issues involving Malagasy Leptopsyllinae, the new subgenus Consobrinopsyllus of Paractenopsylluses is introduced for P. goodmani, a previously unknown female of the genus Tsaractenus that could constitute an intermediate step between the two endemicMalagasy leptopsyLLine genera. Expand
Leptopsyllines from Madagascar (Insecta: Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae): description of five new species of Paractenopsyllus Wagner, 1938.
TLDR
Five new species of the malagasy endemic genus Paractenopsyllus Wagner, 1938, are described and Morphological affinities between these new species and those already known provide taxonomic links within the genus. Expand
A description of four new species of fleas (Insecta, Siphonaptera) from Angola, Ethiopia, Papua New Guinea, and Peru
TLDR
A discussion of host/parasite relationships and new records from Uganda are provided and the presence of lucodiscs on Aphropsylla and other genera is discussed. Expand
The Fauna of Madagascar
MADAGASCAR, with certain adjacent islands, has been regarded by some naturalists as forming a distinct “region,” the Malagasy, equivalent to the other main regions of the world. On the other hand,Expand
Mammal species of the world
This checklist was compiled for the Parries to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to provide a standard reference to mammalian nomenclature.Expand
Description de trois nouvelles especes de paractenopsyllus (Siphonaptera : Leptopsyllinae) de Madagascar
Les mâles de trois nouvelles especes rares de Paractenopsyllus Wagner, 1938, genre endemique de Madagascar, sont decrits. Paractenopsyllus beaucournui, P. oconnori et P. raxworthyi ont ete collectesExpand
Paractenopsyllus vauceli sp. n., une nouvelle puce de la fôret orientale malgache (Siphonaptera)
  • Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France
  • 1965
Revision of the flea genus Jellisonia Traub, 1944 (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae)
...
1
2
...