Zachvatkinibates

Zachvatkinibates maritimus, from Canadian Biodiversity Information Facility.

Belongs within: Ceratozetoidea.

Zachvatkinibates is a genus of oribatid mites found in the Holarctic region (Subías 2004).

Characters (from Balogh & Balogh 1992): Lamellae almost parallel, with short translamella and long cuspis, lamellar-translamellar arrangement almost H-shaped; anterior tectum of notogaster overhanging bothridium, interlamellar setae originating under tectum. Notogaster with ten pairs of setae; four pairs of areae porosae; pteromorphae movable. Six pairs of genital setae; one pair of aggenital setae; two pairs of anal setae; three pairs of adanal setae. Legs tridactyle.

<==Zachvatkinibates Shaldybina 1973 [incl. Eupunctoribates Hammer 1977, Schweizerzetes Mahunka 2001]S04
    |--*Z. nemoralis Shaldybina 1973S04
    |--Z. conjunctus Shaldybina 1987S04
    |--Z. epiphytos Behan-Pelletier, Eamer & Clayton 2001S04
    |--Z. latilamellatus Bayartogotokh & Aoki 1998S04
    |--Z. lobatus (Hammer 1977)S04 [=*Eupunctoribates lobatusBB92]
    |--Z. maritimus Shaldybina 1973S04
    |--Z. perlongus (Balogh 1959) [=Punctoribates perlongus]S04
    |--Z. quadrivertex (Halbert 1920) [=Oribata quadrivertex]S04
    |--Z. tetrasklerosis Behan-Pelletier 1988S04
    `--Z. volgini Shaldybina 1973S04

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[BB92] Balogh, J., & P. Balogh. 1992. The Oribatid Mites Genera of the World vol. 1. Hungarian Natural History Museum: Budapest.

[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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