Share this article    



New feather mite taxa (Pterolichoidea, Pterolichidae) from New World ibises (Aves, Threskiornithidae)

Atyeo, W.T. and Gaud, J.

1987 - Volume: 28 Issue: 1 pages: 63-73


Dicranogonus, a new genus of pterolichine feather mites is established. The genus includes six new species from New World Threskiornithidae: D. theristici (type-species) from Theristicus c. caudatus (Brazil, Colombia), D. melanopis from Theristicus m. melanopis (Argentina), D. sculpturatus from Theristicus caerulescens (Paraguay), D. ancoripalpus from Cercibis oxycerca (Brazil), D. phimosi from Phimosus infuscatus berlepschi (Colombia), and D. botryodes from Mesembrinibis cayennensis (Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia).

Please read and follow the instructions to post any comment or correction.

Article editorial history
Date published:

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
1987 Atyeo, W.T. and Gaud, J.
 Download article

Download the citation
RIS with abstract 
(Zotero, Endnote, Reference Manager, ProCite, RefWorks, Mendeley)
RIS without abstract 
(Zotero, BibTeX)
(PubMed, Txt)
Article metrics
Number of distinct pdf views

Cited by: view citations with

Search via ReFindit