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Eight new genera in the family Analgidae (Acarina, Analgoidea)

Gaud, J. and Atyeo, W.T.

1991 - Volume: 32 Issue: 2 pages: 163-182


Acarina feather mites Analgidae Megniniinae Protalginae systematic


Eight new feather mite genera of the family Analgidae are established and the type species (re)described. The subfamilial assignements, the genera and type species (given in parentheses) are: Analginae: Atelanalges (Hemialges attenuatus Trouessart 1919), Chelonialges (Chelonialges trigonothyrus, n. sp.), Docimeralges (Docimeralges phymatomerus, n. sp.), Euschizalges (Megninia laglaizeae Trouessart 1886); Megniniinae: Micralges (Micralges steganonotus, n. sp.), Scleralges (Scleralges hystrix, n. sp.); Protalginae: Bolbomerius (Bolbomerius pelecytarsus, n. sp.), Cypselalges (Megninia aestivalis Berlese 1886).

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