Cotingacola engeli

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Ischnocera 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Ordo: Psocodea
Subordo: Troctomorpha
Infraordo: Nanopsocetae
Subinfraordinal group: Phthiraptera
Superfamily group: Ischnocera

Familia: Philopteridae
Genus: Cotingacola
Species: Cotingacola engeli

NameEdit

Cotingacola engeli Valim & Weckstein, 2012: 162

  • Holotype: at MZUSP #1746, ♂ (from FMNH-INS 28980).
  • Type locality: Rio Mapari Município Japurá, Amazonas, Brazil.
  • Type host: Phoenicircus nigricollis (Swainson, 1832) (Aves, Passeriformes, Cotingidae).
  • Etymology: Named after Joshua I. Engel (FMNH), in recognition of his past and ongoing efforts to collect avian parasites in the field. Noun in the genitive case.

Primary referencesEdit

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