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RELATIONSHIPS WITHIN BOOPIA (Phthiraptera: Insecta) WITH A DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SPECIES

@inproceedings{Clay1972RELATIONSHIPSWB,
  title={RELATIONSHIPS WITHIN BOOPIA (Phthiraptera: Insecta) WITH A DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SPECIES},
  author={T. Clay},
  year={1972}
}
Boopia emersoni is described from specimens from a New Guinea marsupial Satanellus albopunctatus. A decision on the generic position of this distinctive species necessitates a re-assessment of the characters of Boopia. Through the kind co-operation of Dr K. C. Emerson I have been able to examine a series belonging to the Bishop Museum, Honolulu, of a new species of Boopid from Satanellus albopunctatus. The generic placing of this species in Boopia raises some in­ teresting problems of… Expand
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