A new species of Rallicola, subgenus Parricola (Mallophaga, Philopteridae), from the lotus bird (Charadriiformes: Jacanidae) in New Guinea

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1987
Authors:R. D. Price, Emerson K. C.
Journal:Journal of Medical Entomology
Pagination:279 - 281
Date Published:1987
Keywords:bird, Charadriiformes, lotus, Mallophaga, mtax, PHP, Rallicola

The new species Rallicola (Parricola) irediparrae Price and Emerson is described and illustrated from specimens collected off the lotus bird , Irediparra gallinacea (Temminck), taken in New Guinae. Notes are included onthe generic concepts within the Rallicola complex.

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