Chamobates

Chamobates rastratus, copyright R. Penttinen.

Belongs within: Ceratozetoidea.

Chamobates is a genus of oribatid mites found in Eurasia and North America (Subías 2004).

Characters (from Balogh & Balogh 1992): Prodorsum with long lamellae present, translamella absent; lamellar setae originating near rostral region, on surface of prodorsum near end of lamella; interlamellar setae originating on prodorsum near dorsosejugal suture. Notogaster with ten pairs of setal alveoli only; four pairs of areae porosae; pteromorphae immovable. Six pairs of genital setae; one pair of aggenital setae; two pairs of anal setae; three pairs of adanal setae. Legs tridactyle.

<==Chamobates Hull 1916S04
    |  i. s.: C. difficilis Sellnick 1931S93
    |         C. paolii (Berlese 1908)L96
    |--C. (Chamobates)S04
    |    |--*C. (C.) cuspidatus (Michael 1884)S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |    |--C. (C.) alpinus Schweizer 1956 [=C. cuspidatus alpinus]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) apathyi (Tafner 1905) (n. d.) [=Oribata apathyi]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) bispinosus Mahunka 1987S04
    |    |--C. (C.) caucasicus Shaldybina 1969S04
    |    |--C. (C.) confusus Subías 2000 [incl. C. angulatus Mihelčič 1957 (n. d.), C. triangularis Mihelčič 1957 (n. d.)]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) cuspidatiformis (Trägardh 1904) [=Notaspis cuspidatiformis]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) dentatus Mihelčič 1956S04
    |    |--C. (C.) dentotutorii Shaldybina 1969S04
    |    |--C. (C.) egenus (Berlese 1910) [=Euzetes egenus]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) geminus Fujikawa 1997S04
    |    |--C. (C.) hauseri Mahunka 1980S04
    |    |--C. (C.) ilinoisensis (Ewing 1909) (n. d.) [=Oribata ilinoisensis]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) interpositus Pschorn-Walcher 1953S04
    |    |--C. (C.) javensis (Hammer 1979) [=Sphaerozetes javensis; incl. Unguizetes hammerae Balogh & Balogh 2002]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) lapidarius (Lucas 1847) (n. d.)S04, E12 [=Oribates lapidariusE12, Euzetes lapidariusL87a, Oribata lapidariaS04]
    |    |--C. (C.) longipilis Willmann 1953S04
    |    |--C. (C.) pedemontanus (Berlese 1910) (n. d.) [=Sphaerozetes pedemontanus]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) perezinigoi Subías 1977S04
    |    |--C. (C.) pusillus (Berlese 1895)S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |    |--C. (C.) schuetzi (Oudemans 1902) [=Notaspis schuetzi]S04
    |    |--C. (C.) subglobulus (Oudemans 1900)S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |    |--C. (C.) tumidisetosus Monson 2002S04
    |    `--C. (C.) vartismithi Hull 1916 (n. d.)S04
    `--C. (Xiphobates Paulitchenko 1993)S04
         |--C. (*X.) voigtsi (Oudemans 1902) [=Notaspis voigtsi]S04
         |--C. (X.) callipygis Paulitchenko 1991S04
         |--C. (X.) dactyloscopicus Bernini & Mahunka 1982S04
         |--C. (X.) depauperatus (Berlese 1886)S04 [=Oribata depauperataS04, Euzetes depauperatusBA85, Oribates depauperatusM98]
         |--C. (X.) kievensis Shaldybina 1980S04
         |--C. (X.) rastratus (Hull 1914)S04 [=Oribata rastrataS04, Galumna rastratusL87a; incl. C. spinosus Sellnick 1928S04]
         `--C. (X.) sergienkae Shaldybina 1980S04

*Chamobates (Chamobates) cuspidatus (Michael 1884)S04 [=Oribata cuspidataS04; incl. O. dominae Hull 1914S04, Chamobates dominaeL87a, O. lucifer Hull 1914S04, C. luciferL87a]

Chamobates (Chamobates) pusillus (Berlese 1895)S04 [=Oribata pusillaS04; incl. Notaspis cuspidatus borealis Trägardh 1902S04, Chamobates borealisMH04, C. incisus Hammen 1952S04]

Chamobates (Chamobates) subglobulus (Oudemans 1900)S04 [=Notaspis subglobulaS04, C. subglobosus (l. c.)L90; incl. Oribata facula Koch 1839 (n. d.)S04, C. nasutus Mihelčič 1957S04, Euzetes nigerrimus Berlese 1908S04, Oribata omissa Warburton & Pearce 1905S04, E. omissusL87b]

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

Balogh, J., & P. Balogh. 1992. The Oribatid Mites Genera of the World vol. 1. Hungarian Natural History Museum: Budapest.

[BA85] Bernini, F., & R. Arcidiacono. 1985. Notulae oribatologicae XXXVI. A catalogue of the Sicilian oribatids (Acarida, Oribatida). Animalia 12 (1–3): 165–205.

[E12] Evenhuis, N. L. 2012. Publication and dating of the Exploration Scientifique de l’Algérie: Histoire Naturelle des Animaux Articulés (1846–1849) by Pierre Hippolyte Lucas. Zootaxa 3448: 1–61.

[L87a] Luxton, M. 1987a. The oribatid mites (Acari: Cryptostigmata) of J. E. Hull. Journal of Natural History 21: 1273–1291.

[L87b] Luxton, M. 1987b. The British oribatid mites (Acari: Cryptostigmata) of Warburton and Pearce. Journal of Natural History 21: 1359–1365.

[L90] Luxton, M. 1990. Oribatid mites (Acari: Cryptostigmata) from Jersey. Société Jersiaise, Annual Bulletin 25 (2): 360–366.

[L96] Luxton, M. 1996. Oribatid mites of the British Isles: a check-list and notes on biogeography (Acari: Oribatida). Journal of Natural History 30 (6): 803–822.

[MH04] Maraun, M., M. Heethoff, K. Schneider, S. Scheu, G. Weigmann, J. Cianciolo, R. H. Thomas & R. A. Norton. 2004. Molecular phylogeny of oribatid mites (Oribatida, Acari): evidence for multiple radiations of parthenogenetic lineages. Experimental and Applied Acarology 33 (3): 183–201.

[M98] Michael, A. D. 1898. Oribatidae. In: H. Lohmann (ed.) Das Tierreich. Eine Zusammenstellung und Kennzeichnung der rezenten Tierformen vol. 3. Acarina pp. 1–93. R. Friedländer und Sohn: Berlin.

[S93] Selden, P. A. 1993. Arthropoda (Aglaspidida, Pycnogonida and Chelicerata). In: Benton, M. J. (ed.) The Fossil Record 2 pp. 297–320. Chapman & Hall: London.

[S04] Subías, L. S. 2004. Listado sistemático, sinonímico y biogeográfico de los ácaros oribátidos (Acariformes, Oribatida) del mundo (1758–2002). Graellsia 60 (número extraordinario): 3–305.

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