Zygoribatula Floridana N. Sp. (Acari: Oribatulidae), with a List of Species in the Genus

Gary Fritz


A description is given of the oribatid mite Zygoribatula floridana n. sp. collected from goat pastures in northcentral Florida. This species carries Moniezia expansa (Rudolphi) (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) cysticercoids. A list is given of all species currently classified in Zygoribatula Berlese along with holotype habitat and locality.

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