mites (Acari: Trombiculidae) new to the fauna of Cuba, with the
description of two new species
M. Daniel and
50(2): 143-150 (2003).
S U M M A R Y
Two new species of chigger mites, Hyponeocula
monocoxalae sp. n.
from bats and reptiles, and Perates nudosetosus sp.
n. from bats,
are described. The first finding of larvae of Tectumpilosum
Feider, 1983 in nature is reported from a bat collected at the type
and the description of this species is emended. Four species, Perates
(Brennan et Jones, 1960), Parasecia manueli
(Brennan et Jones, 1960), Beamerella
acutascuta Brennan, 1958, and Blankaartia sinnamaryi
Fauran, 1956), are recorded for the first time in Cuba and on new host