Parakalummidae

Neoribates quadrisetosus, copyright Biodiversity Institute of Ontario.


Belongs within: Oripodoidea.

The Parakalummidae are a group of oribatid mites with large auriculate pteromorphs like those found in Galumnidae, from with they differ in the presence of narrow lamellae on the prodorsum.

Characters (from Balogh & Balogh 1992): Prodorsum with narrow true lamellae. Pteromorphae large, auriculate, movable, without setae.

<==Parakalummidae [Parakalummatidae]
    |--Sandenia Oudemans 1917 S04
    |    |--*S. (Sandenia) georgiae (Oudemans 1914) [=Galumna georgiae] S04
    |    `--S. (Porokalumma Wallwork 1966) [incl. Neokalumma Tseng 1984] S04
    |         |--S. (*P.) rotunda Wallwork 1963 S04
    |         `--S. (P.) laiae (Tseng 1984) S04 [=*Neokalumna laiae BB92]
    |--Perezinigokalumma Subías 2004 S04
    |    |--*P. afrum (Pérez-Íñigo 1969) [=Protokalumma afrum] S04
    |    |--P. foveolata (Balogh & Mahunka 1969) [=Parakalumma foveolata] S04
    |    |--P. munizi (Balogh & Mahunka 1974) [=Parakalumma munizi] S04
    |    `--P. piton (Mahunka 1998) [=Parakalumma piton] S04
    `--Neoribates Berlese 1914 S04
         |--N. (Neoribates) S04
         |    |--*N. (N.) roubali (Berlese 1910) S04 [=Oribata roubali S04, Oribates roubali CH98]
         |    |--N. (N.) aurantiacus (Oudemans 1914) [=Galumna aurantiaca] S04
         |    |--N. (N.) barbatus Hammer 1968 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) erectus (Balogh & Mahunka 1969) [=Protokalumma erecta] S04
         |    |--N. (N.) formaminiferus Sellnick 1923 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) fulvus Sellnick 1923 [=N. foraminiferus fulvus] S04
         |    |--N. (N.) gracilis Travé 1972 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) macrosacculatus Aoki 1966 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) neglectus Willmann 1953 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) oceanicus (Oudemans 1915) [=Galumna oceanica] S04
         |    |--N. (N.) pallidus Aoki 1988 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) parvisetigera (Aoki 1965) [=Protokalumma parvisetigera] S04
         |    |--N. (N.) quadrisetosus (Ewing 1917) [=Oribata quadrisetosa] S04
         |    |--N. (N.) rimosus Suzuki 1978 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) rotundus Aoki 1982 S04
         |    |--N. (N.) setiger Balogh & Mahunka 1978 S04
         |    `--N. (N.) tuberculatus Willmann 1956 S04
         |--N. (Parakalumma Jacot 1929) S04
         |    |--N. (*P.) lydia Jacot 1923 S04
         |    |--N. (P.) headlandi (Starý 1997) [=Parakalumma headlandi] S04
         |    `--N. (P.) robustus (Banks 1895) [=Oribata robusta; incl. O. centropterus Berlese 1908] S04
         |         |--N. r. robustus S04
         |         `--N. r. floridanus (Jacot 1935) [=Parakalumma floridana] S04
         `--N. (Protokalumma Jacot 1929) S04
              |--N. (*P.) depressa (Banks 1895) [=Oribata depressa] S04
              |--N. (P.) corticis (Ewing 1913) [=Oribata corticis] S04
              |--N. (P.) flagellum (Balogh 1970) [=Protokalumma flagellum] S04
              |--N. (P.) insignificans (Mahunka 1995) [=Parakalumma insignificans] S04
              |--N. (P.) jacoti (Balogh & Mahunka 1967) [=Protokalumma jacoti] S04
              |--N. (P.) neonominatus Subías 2004 (see below for synonymy) S04
              |--N. (P.) pterotus (Banks 1910) (see below for synonymy) S04
              |--N. (P.) punctulatus (Balogh 1970) [=Protokalumma punctulata] S04
              |--N. (P.) salicis (Ewing 1913) [=Oribata salicis] S04
              `--N. (P.) szabadosi (Balogh 1970) [=Protokalumma szabadosi] S04

Neoribates (Protokalumma) neonominatus Subías 2004 [=Protokalumma jacoti Norton & Kethley 1989 non Balogh & Mahunka 1967] S04

Neoribates (Protokalumma) pterotus (Banks 1910) [=Galumna pterota; incl. Oribata (Neoribates) fissuratus Berlese 1914] S04

*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.

[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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