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A new genus and species of Hypoderidae (Acari, Astigmata) from the nest of an owl (Aves, Strigiformes)

Oconnor, B.M.


1981 - Volume: 22 Issue: 3 pages: 299-304


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Systematic endoparasitic hypopi

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A new genus, Neotytodectes, is proposed for a new species, N . mexicanus, a hypoderid mite collected from an owl s nest in southern Mexico. A revised diagnosis is given for the Hypoderidae (= Hypodectidae), and the nomenclature and systematic position of the family are discussed. The Hypoderidae is more closely related to the Acaridae than to the Glycyphagidae as previously thought.

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1981-10-31

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1981 Oconnor, B.M.

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