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Revision of the family Carabodidae (Acari: Oribatida) V (Fifth part). Redescription of Congocepheus latilamellatus Mahunka 1984, with complementary studies of C. ornatus, Mahunka 1983. Descriptions of Tanzaniacepheus gen. nov. and Zimbabwecepheus gen. nov.

NESTOR FERNANDEZ, SERGIO LEIVA, ANINE JORDAAN

Abstract


Redescription of Congocepheus latilamellatus, with complementary studies of Congocepheus ornatus. Congocepheus latilamellatus is a senior synonym of C. ornatus. Two new genera, Tanzaniacepheus and Zimbabwecepheus are described with type species Tanzaniacepheus ornatus n. comb. and Zimbabwecepheus maidii gen. nov., sp. nov.

 


Keywords


Acari, taxonomy, morphology, synonymy, new genus

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4324.2.4

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