A New Subgenus and Two New Species of Hexidionis (Acarina, Trombiculidae) from North America
A new subgenus, Zosteridionis, is proposed for five species, including the type species Hexidionis deserti, n. sp., type locality, 3 mi. SE Needles, San Bernardino Co., California, off Dipodomys m. merriami. The subgenus Hexidionis consists of five species including, Hexidionis macropus, n. sp., from La Burrera. Baja California Sur, Mexico, off Peromyscus eremicus.
Loomis, Richard B. and Lucas, James L.
"A New Subgenus and Two New Species of Hexidionis (Acarina, Trombiculidae) from North America,"
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