Epidamaeus

From Species-ID
Jump to: navigation, search
Notice: This page is derived from the original publication listed below, whose author(s) should always be credited. Further contributors may edit and improve the content of this page and, consequently, need to be credited as well (see page history). Any assessment of factual correctness requires a careful review of the original article as well as of subsequent contributions.

If you are uncertain whether your planned contribution is correct or not, we suggest that you use the associated discussion page instead of editing the page directly.

This page should be cited as follows (rationale):
Xie L, Yang M, Huang R (2011) A new species of the genus Epidamaeus (Acari, Oribatida, Damaeidae) from China. ZooKeys 119 : 29–36, doi. Versioned wiki page: 2011-07-15, version 12947, https://species-id.net/w/index.php?title=Epidamaeus&oldid=12947 , contributors (alphabetical order): Pensoft Publishers.

Citation formats to copy and paste

BibTeX:

@article{Xie2011ZooKeys119,
author = {Xie, Lixia AND Yang, Maofa AND Huang, Rong},
journal = {ZooKeys},
publisher = {Pensoft Publishers},
title = {A new species of the genus Epidamaeus (Acari, Oribatida, Damaeidae) from China},
year = {2011},
volume = {119},
issue = {},
pages = {29--36},
doi = {10.3897/zookeys.119.1629},
url = {http://www.pensoft.net/journals/zookeys/article/1629/abstract},
note = {Versioned wiki page: 2011-07-15, version 12947, https://species-id.net/w/index.php?title=Epidamaeus&oldid=12947 , contributors (alphabetical order): Pensoft Publishers.}

}

RIS/ Endnote:

TY - JOUR
T1 - A new species of the genus Epidamaeus (Acari, Oribatida, Damaeidae) from China
A1 - Xie L
A1 - Yang M
A1 - Huang R
Y1 - 2011
JF - ZooKeys
JA -
VL - 119
IS -
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.119.1629
SP - 29
EP - 36
PB - Pensoft Publishers
M1 - Versioned wiki page: 2011-07-15, version 12947, https://species-id.net/w/index.php?title=Epidamaeus&oldid=12947 , contributors (alphabetical order): Pensoft Publishers.

M3 - doi:10.3897/zookeys.119.1629

Wikipedia/ Citizendium:

<ref name="Xie2011ZooKeys119">{{Citation
| author = Xie L, Yang M, Huang R
| title = A new species of the genus Epidamaeus (Acari, Oribatida, Damaeidae) from China
| journal = ZooKeys
| year = 2011
| volume = 119
| issue =
| pages = 29--36
| pmid =
| publisher = Pensoft Publishers
| doi = 10.3897/zookeys.119.1629
| url = http://www.pensoft.net/journals/zookeys/article/1629/abstract
| pmc =
| accessdate = 2019-06-16

}} Versioned wiki page: 2011-07-15, version 12947, https://species-id.net/w/index.php?title=Epidamaeus&oldid=12947 , contributors (alphabetical order): Pensoft Publishers.</ref>

See also the citation download page at the journal.


Taxonavigation

Ordo: Sarcoptiformes
Familia: Damaeidae

Name

Epidamaeus Bulanova-Zachvatkina, 1957Wikispecies linkPensoft Profile

Type species:

Oribata bituberculata Kulczynski, 1902 (Bulanova-Zachvatkina 1957a[1])

Diagnosis

Body reddish brown, medium sized, light to dark. propodolateral apophyses P mostly absent, but rarely present; the formation of tubercles of Prodorsum varied: usually only Ba or Da present, 3 pairs of tubercles (Ba, Bp, Da) is rare present as Damaeus; La tubercle can also be present, but weak and indistinct in dorsal view, and never in combination with Ba (as in Kunstidamaeus); E2a and E2b missing, Va and Vp rarely present occasionally. SS usually bristle-shaped, in shorter than ss (to 3/4 as long), bristle-shaped, mostly thin. Spinae adnata (Sa) usually present (subgen. Epidamaeus) or absent (subgen. Akrodamaeus); The length of legs medium to long; Tibiae I-IV without setae d; Setal mostly formula of genua I-IV: 4-4-3-3, rarely 4-4-4-4; Associated setal (setae d) formula of genua I-IV: 1-1-1-0; Setal formula of trochanters I-IV: l-1-2-1; Additional ventral seta v2” on I and IV missing. 6 g, 1 ag, 2 on, 3 ad. (Weigmann 2006[2])

Distribution

Palaearctic, Oriental, Nearctic, Neotropical and Australian regions.
Species of genus Epidamaeus from China
E. alticola Wang & Cui, 1996
Epidamaeus alticola Wang and Cui 1996a[3]: 321; 1996b[4]: 258.
Material examined.5♂♂, 4♀♀, China, Qinghai Prov., Xining City, Huzhu National Geological Park(36°57'11"N, 102°28'55"E), from litter under Pteridophytes, 2384 m a.s.l., 23 August 2009, coll. Lixia Xie (GUGC)
Distribution. China (Qinghai).
E. cincinnatusWang & Norton, 1993
Epidamaeus cincinnatus Wang and Norton 1993[5]: 312; Wang et al. 2000[6]: 323.
Material examined.11♂♂, 6♀♀, China, Hebei Prov., Chengde City, Mt. Wuling (40°36'50"N, 117°28'57"E), from litter under birch, 1362m a.s.l., 25 August 2010, coll. Lixia Xie (GUGC)
Distribution. China (Beijing).
E. elegantisWang & Norton, 1993
Epidamaeus elegantis Wang and Norton 1993[5]: 316-318; Wang et al. 2000[7]: 311.
Material examined.6♂♂, 3♀♀, China, Fujian Prov., Wuyishan City, Mt. Wuyi (27°45'19"N, 118°02'56"E), from litter under the chestnut trees , 278m a.s.l., 4 August 2008, coll. Zehong Meng (GUGC)
Distribution. China (Fujian, jiangxi).
E. grandjeani Bulanova-Zachvatkina, 1957
Epidamaeus grandjeani Bulanova-Zachvatkina 1957b[8]: 1794-1796; Wen 1990[9]: 119; Wang et al. 2000[6]: 256.
Distribution. China (Jilin), Russia (Tatarstan).
E. longispinosus Wang & Norton, 1993
Epidamaeus longispinosus Wang and Norton 1993[5]: 314-316; Wang et al. 2000[7]: 310–311.
Material examined.4♂♂, 5♀♀, China, Fujian Prov., Wuyishan City, Mt. Wuyi (27°45'24"N, 118°02'46"E), from litter of coniferous forest, 263m a.s.l., 5 August 2008, coll. Zaihua Yang (GUGC)
Distribution. China (Fujian, Jiangxi).
E. yunnanensisEnami, Aoki & Hu, 1994
Epidamaeus yunnanensis Enami et al. 1994[10]: 43–46; Aoki et al. 2000[11]: 6.
Material examined.2♂♂, 3♀♀, China, South of Guizhou Prov., Maolan National Nature Reserve (25°19'26"N, 107°55'59"E), from litter under Podocarpus, 819m a.s.l., 16 Sep. 2007, coll. Zaihua Yang (GUGC); 7♂♂, 6♀♀, China, Yunnan Prov., Dali City, Mt. Cang (25°38'38"N, 100°09'53"E), from litter under the pine, 1950m a.s.l., 18 December 2008, coll. Yi Yan (GUGC)
Distribution. China (Yunnan, Guizhou).

Key to species from China

Taxon Treatment

  • Xie, L; Yang, M; Huang, R; 2011: A new species of the genus Epidamaeus (Acari, Oribatida, Damaeidae) from China ZooKeys, 119: 29-36. doi

Other References

  1. Bulanova-Zachvatkina E (1957a) Epidamaeus grandjeani Bul.-Zachv., gen. et sp. nov. (Acariformes, Oribatei) from Kuril Islands. Rev. Ent. URSS 36: 547-552.
  2. Weigmann G (2006) Hornmilben (Oribatida). Die Tierwelt Deutschlands. 76 Tiel. Goecke and Evers, Keltern, 520 pp.
  3. Wang H, Cui Y (1996a) Acari: Oribatida. In: Huang F (Eds). Insects of the Karakorum-Kunlun Mountains. Science Press, Beijing: 321-328.
  4. Wang H, Cui Y (1996b) Acari: Oribatida. In: Wu S Feng Z (Eds) The Biology and Human Physiology in the Hoh Xil Region. Science Press, Beijing, 258–264. [in Chinese with English abstract]
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Wang H, Norton R (1993b) Three new species of Epidamaeus from China (Acari: Oribatida: Damaeidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 18(3): 312–321 [in Chinese with English abstract]
  6. 6.0 6.1 Wang H, Hu S, Yin S (2000b) The oribatid fauna and distribution in different zones in China. In: Yin W et al. (Eds) Soil Animals of China. Science Press, Beijing, 251–265. [in Chinese]
  7. 7.0 7.1 Wang H, Cui Y, Liu Y (2000a) Acari: Oribatida. In: Huang B (Eds) Fauna of Insects in Fujian Province of China, Vol. 9. Fujian Science and Technology Publishing House, Fuzhou, 296–323. [in Chinese with English abstract]
  8. Bulanova-Zachvatkina E (1957) Oribatid mites Damaeidae Berl. Genus Epidamaeus, Gen. N. (Acariformes, Oribatei). Part II. Zoological magazine, xxxvi, 12: 1792–1801 [in Russian]
  9. Wen Z (1990a) Preliminary investigation of soil oribatid mites in Jilin Province. Journal of Northeast Normal University (Suppl.): 115–124. [in Chinese]
  10. Enami Y, Aoki J, Hu S (1994) Oribatid mites from tropical forests of Yunnan Province in China. IV. Family Damaeidae. Proceeding of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology 52: 43–46.
  11. Aoki J, Yamamoto Y, Hu S (2000) A checklist of oribatid mites of Yunnan Province in China (Acari, Oribatida). In: Aoki J Yin W (Eds) Taxonomical studies on the soil fauna of yunnan province in southwest China. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, 36 pp.