Four Species of Microtrombicula (Acarina: Trombiculidae) from Mexico and Nicaragua
Four species of the genus Microtrombicula Ewing are described: M. nicaraguae n. sp., host Sciurus variegotoides from Nicaragua; M. paralios n. sp., host Pizonyx vivesi from Baja California Norte, Mexico; M. phyllodactyli n. sp., hosts Phyllodactyhis homolepidurus and P. tuberculosus from Sinaloa and Sonora, Mexico; and M. tragidata (Brennan and Jones) NEW COMBINATION (formerly Euschoengastia tragulata) is reported from Baja California, Mexico and Nicaragua.
Webb, James P. Jr. and Loomis, Richard B.
"Four Species of Microtrombicula (Acarina: Trombiculidae) from Mexico and Nicaragua,"
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