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1 July 2009 A New Species of Laelapine Mite (Acari: Parasitiformes: Laelapidae) Associated with the Abrotrichine Rodent Abrothrix longipilis (Waterhouse) (Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae) in Argentina
Donald Gettinger, Marcela Lareschi
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Abstract

Androlaelaps abrothrix n. sp., a new laelapine mite (Acari: Parasitiformes: Laelapidae), is described from the pelage of the abrotrichine rodent, Abrothrix longipilis (Waterhouse) (Cricetidae, Sigmodontinae, Abrotrichini), collected from the Andean Patagonia region of Argentina. The description is based on the female, male, deutonymph, and protonymph.

Donald Gettinger and Marcela Lareschi "A New Species of Laelapine Mite (Acari: Parasitiformes: Laelapidae) Associated with the Abrotrichine Rodent Abrothrix longipilis (Waterhouse) (Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae) in Argentina," Comparative Parasitology 76(2), 162-166, (1 July 2009). https://doi.org/10.1654/4393.1
Published: 1 July 2009
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