n African Entomology - Descriptions of two new species of the genus Cocceupodes Thor, 1934 (Eupodidae), and a checklist of southern African Eupodoidea
|Article Title||Descriptions of two new species of the genus Cocceupodes Thor, 1934 (Eupodidae), and a checklist of southern African Eupodoidea|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Author||P.A.S. Olivier and P.D. Theron|
|Publication Date||Sep 2003|
|Pages||163 - 171|
|Keyword(s)||Acari, Cocceupodes, Eupodidae, Eupodoidea and Southern Africa|
Two new species of the genus Cocceupodes Thor, C. fusiformis and C. gracilongus, are described and illustrated as first records for the genus from southern Africa. A checklist of southern African species of the superfamily Eupodoidea is given and a comprehensive list of known Cocceupodes species is provided, with a discussion of some of their distinguishing morphological features.
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