Taxon profile


Menacanthus gonophaeus (Burmeister, 1838)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Phthiraptera »  family Menoponidae - bird lice »  genus Menacanthus

Scientific synonyms

Menacanthus corvus Bedford, 1930
Menacanthus masudi Qadn, 1935
Menopon castaneum Piaget, 1885
Menopon gonophaeum Burmeister, 1838
Menopon ovatum Piaget, 1880

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Menacanthus gonophaeus gonophaeus (Burmeister, 1838)
subspecies Menacanthus gonophaeus laticeps Blagoveshtchensky, 1948
subspecies Menacanthus gonophaeus monedulae Blagoveshtchensky, 1951

Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Menacanthus gonophaeus (Burmeister, 1838)]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [278905]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Menacanthus gonophaeus (Burmeister, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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