Koenikea

Koenikea sp., copyright David E. Reed.
Belongs within: Unionicolidae.

Koenikea is a genus of unionicolid water mites found in Australia and the Americas, with complete dorsal and ventral shields and five or six pairs of glandularia on the dorsal shield.

<==Koenikea Wolcott 1900 RFF05
|–K. (Koenikea) V77
|    |–K. (K.) acuta Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |    |–K. a. acuta RFF05
|    |    `–K. a. dentata Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) affinis Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) angustipalpis Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) bicornis Lundblad 1941 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) bipapillata Lundblad 1941 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) biscutata Daday 1905 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) brunnea Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) coerulescens Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |    |–K. c. coerulescens RFF05
|    |    |–K. c. rosea Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |    `–K. c. vietsi Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) convexa Daday 1905 (n. d.) RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) corniculata Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) falcaria Viets 1977 V77
|    |–K. (K.) fluctuata Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) furcatimaculata Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) hastata Viets 1977 V77
|    |–K. (K.) lata Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) longipes Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) medioposita Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |    |–K. m. medioposita V77
|    |    |–K. m. asterifera Lundblad 1943 V77
|    |    `–K. m. transversa Lundblad 1943 V77
|    |–K. (K.) octopapillata Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) opimipalpis Viets 1977 V77
|    |–K. (K.) pallida Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) papillata Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) paraguayensis Rosso de Ferradás & Böttger 1998 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) plicata Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) procursa Viets 1977 V77
|    |–K. (K.) quadricornuta Walter 1919 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) rectangulata Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) rectirostris Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |    |–K. r. rectirostris RFF05
|    |    |–K. r. crassoalata Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |    |–K. r. ramosa Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |    `–K. r. retractidens Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) retrocornuta Rosso de Ferradás & Böttger 1997 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) siolii Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) triangularis Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) unguiculata Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    `–K. (K.) victoriola Rosso de Ferradás 1998 RFF05
|–K. (Diplokoenikea Lundblad 1936) RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) clavigera Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |    |–K. c. clavigera RFF05
|    |    `–K. c. assimilis Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) curvirostris Walter 1919 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) flagellaris Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) grossa Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) pectinata Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) pectinifera Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) quinquemaculata Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |–K. (D.) scutica Viets 1977 V77
|    `–K. (D.) simulans Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|–K. (Jurucuia Viets 1954) RFF05
|    `–K. (J.) oblongata (Viets 1954) RFF05
|–K. (Koenikella Lundblad 1936) RFF05
|    |–K. (K.) crassipalpis Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    `–K. (K.) cyanozona Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|–K. (Neokoenikea Lundblad 1936) RFF05
|    `–K. (N.) armipes Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|–K. (Notomideopsis Wolcott 1905) RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) acanthifera Lundblad 1953 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) acutidens Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) brasiliensis Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) chilensis Cook 1988 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) circumcincta Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) consimilis Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) crassa Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) curicola Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) curvipes Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) diabolica Viets 1975 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) elegans Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) hamulata Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) imitata Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) lunipes Lundblad 1938 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) nordenskioldi Cook 1980 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) obscura Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) rectipes Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) soona Cook 1988 RFF05
|    |–K. (N.) spinosa Daday 1905 RFF05
|    `–K. (N.) tigrina Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|         |–K. t. tigrina RFF05
|         `–K. t. crassiseta Lundblad 1943 RFF05
|–K. (Parakoenikea Lundblad 1936) RFF05
|    |–K. (P.) curvipalpis Lundblad 1936 RFF05
|    `–K. (P.) scutellum Besch 1969 RFF05
|–K. (Pseudokoenikea Lundblad 1941) RFF05
|    |–K. (P.) horrida Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|    `–K. (P.) rutae Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|         |–K. r. rutae RFF05
|         `–K. r. furcaticornis Viets 1956 RFF05
|–K. (Sespekoenikea Cook 1974) S86
|    `–K. (S.) expansipalpis Cook 1974 S86
`–K. (Tamboella Lundblad 1953) RFF05
`–K. (T.) multiseta Lundblad 1953 RFF05

Koenikea incertae sedis:
K. australica Lundblad 1941 H98
K. balteata Lundblad 1943 V77
K. bispina WL09
K. branacha Cook 1986 H98
K. colorata Viets 1980 [=Recifella colorata] H98
K. crinita Cook 1986 H98
K. curtiseta Cook 1986 H98
K. decapora Cook 1986 H98
K. distans Viets 1980 H98
K. elliptica Walter 1919 V77
|–K. e. elliptica V77
|–K. e. amabilis Lundblad 1943 V77
|–K. e. schadei Lundblad 1943 V77
`–K. e. validipalpis Lundblad 1937 V77
K. haldemani PW01
K. jacunda Cook 1986 H98
K. lemba Cook 1986 H98
K. longiuscula Lundblad 1936 RFF05
K. pauciseta Cook 1980 RFF05
K. piota Cook 1986 H98
K. plaumanni Lundblad 1937 RFF05
K. pseudodistans Cook 1986 H98
K. pulchra Lundblad 1937 V77
K. purpurea Smit 1992 H98
K. rodosa Cook 1986 H98
K. rutala Cook 1986 H98
K. schubarti Viets 1977 V77
K. sorpresa Cook 1986 H98
K. spinipes PW01
K. timmsi Viets 1977 H98
K. verrucosa Lundblad 1947 H98
K. voloma Cook 1986 H98

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[H98] Halliday, R. B. 1998. Mites of Australia: A checklist and bibliography. CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood.

[PW01] Proctor, H., & K. Wilkinson. 2001. Coercion and deceit: water mites (Acari: Hydracarina) and the study of intersexual conflict. In: Halliday, R. B., D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff (eds) Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress pp. 155–169. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[RFF05] Rosso de Ferradás, B., & H. R. Fernández. 2005. Elenco y biogeografía de los ácaros acuáticos (Acari, Parasitengona, Hydrachnidia) de Sudamérica. Graellsia 61 (2): 181–224.

[S86] Schwoerbel, J. 1986. Acari: “Hydrachnellae”. In: Botosaneanu, L. (ed.) Stygofauna Mundi: A Faunistic, Distributional, and Ecological Synthesis of the World Fauna inhabiting Subterranean Waters (including the Marine Interstitial) pp. 652–696. E. J. Brill/Dr W. Backhuys: Leiden.

[V77] Viets, K. O. 1977. Neue Koenikea-Arten aus Brasilien (Acari: Hydrachnellae: Unionicolidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 57 (4-6): 341–358.

[WL09] Walter, D. E., E. E. Lindquist, I. M. Smith, D. R. Cook & G. W. Krantz. 2009. Order Trombidiformes. In: Krantz, G. W., & D. E. Walter (eds) A Manual of Acarology 3rd ed. pp. 233–420. Texas Tech University Press.

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