Psyche: A Journal of Entomology / 2010 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Distribution and Ecological Niches of Gamasid Mites (Acari: Mesostigmata) on Small Mammals in Southwest China

Table 2

Host ranges and niche breadth of 30 dominant gamasid mites species on 67 species of small mammal hosts.

Dominant gamasid mite speciesCodes of the mites speciesNumber of mite individualsConstituent ratios of the mites (%)Number of infested host species (host ranges)Niche breadths

Laelaps nuttalli12024825.06280.0397
Laelaps echidninus21584019.61230.0622
Laelaps guizhouensis31044412.93170.0156
Laelaps turkestanicus464297.96310.0402
Laelaps traubi541655.16250.0448
Ornithonyssus bacoti633404.13150.0360
Laelaps chini727343.38280.0450
Dipolaelaps anourosorecis823582.92150.0165
Laelaps paucisetosa919792.4590.0154
Laelaps algericus1019332.3960.0158
Hirstionyssus sunci1110991.36270.0880
Laelaps xingyiensis129551.1880.0163
Laelaps fukienensis139231.14100.0343
Eulaelaps dremomydis148321.03130.0163
Eulaelaps shanghaiensis158151.0190.0175
Proctolaelaps pygmaeus166890.85240.0842
Haemogamasus oliviformis176510.81230.1475
Laelaps jettmari184220.52110.0186
Laelaps jingdongensis194100.51120.0381
Hypoaspis pavlovskii203910.48270.1646
Laelaps liui213740.4620.0156
Eulaelaps substabularis223690.46190.0606
Haemolaelaps glasgowi232900.36140.1027
Tricholaelaps myonysognathus242730.34110.0230
Liponyssoides muris252440.3070.0191
Eulaelaps huzhuensis261540.19110.0731
Haemogamasus dorsalis271490.1880.0429
Hypoaspis miles281380.17170.0765
Hypoaspis lubrica291340.17160.0420
Androlaelaps singularis301310.16190.1566

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