Two new genera and two new species of the mite family Neopygmephoridae (Acari: Heterostigmata) associated with small mammals from USA

Abstract : Two new monotypic genera and two new species of the mite family Neopygmephoridae (Acari: Pygmephoroidea) associated with small mammals are described from USA: Crossdania gen. nov. with the type species Crossdania tubulosa sp. nov. associated with Northern grasshopper mouse, Onychomys leucogaster (Rodentia: Cricetidae) and Great Basin pocket mouse, Perognathus parvus (Rodentia: Heteromyidae), and Theriodania gen. nov. with the type species Theriodania venusta sp. nov. associated with Merriam\'s kangaroo rat, Dipodomys merriami (Rodentia: Heteromyidae).
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Alexander A. Khaustov, John O. Jr. Whitaker. Two new genera and two new species of the mite family Neopygmephoridae (Acari: Heterostigmata) associated with small mammals from USA. Acarologia, Acarologia, 2019, 59 (3), pp.308-322. ⟨10.24349/acarologia/20194335⟩. ⟨hal-02262196⟩

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