Acrogalumna

Acrogalumna longipluma, copyright R. Penttinen.


Belongs within: Galumnidae.

Acrogalumna is a cosmopolitan genus of galumnid oribatid mites (Subías 2004).

Characters (from Balogh & Balogh 1992): Prodorsum with true lamellae and lamellar line absent, sublamellar line present. Notogaster with several pores in a median group in male, no median pore(s) in female; notogastral setae absent. Fissures iad in adanal position.

<==Acrogalumna Grandjean 1956 S04
    |--*A. longipluma (Berlese 1904) S04 [=Oribata elimata longipluma S04, Oribates elimatus longiplumus CH98]
    |    |--A. l. longipluma (see below for synonymy) S04
    |    `--A. l. confluentina (Willmann 1953) [=Allogalumna confluentina] S04
    |--A. abrupta Hammer 1972 S04
    |--A. bipartita Aoki & Hu 1993 S04
    |--A. cubana (Balogh & Mahunka 1979) [=Allogalumna cubana] S04
    |--A. machadoi Balogh 1960 S04
    |--A. monttensis Hammer 1972 S04
    |--A. pacifica (Trägardh 1931) [=Galumna pacifica] S04
    |--A. pectinata (Jacot 1937) [=Zetes pectinatus] S04
    `--A. shogranensis Hammer 1977 S04

*Acrogalumna longipluma longipluma (Berlese 1904) [incl. Galumna filata Oudemans 1913, G. latipluma Mihelčič 1952, G. longiporus Mihelčič 1952, Oribata setiformis Hall 1911] S04

*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.

[CH98] Colloff, M. J. & R. B. Halliday. 1998. Oribatid Mites: A catalogue of Australian genera and species. CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood.

[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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