Request for Ataenius
Sat Oct 23 09:44:16 CDT 2004
I am currently revising the African species in the genus Ataenius
(Scarabaeidae: Aphodiinae: Eupariini). I would be grateful for any loans of
material, in any condition, for identification.
>From: Les Watson <leswatson at WESTNET.COM.AU>
>Reply-To: Les Watson <leswatson at WESTNET.COM.AU>
>To: TAXACOM at LISTSERV.NHM.KU.EDU
>Subject: Re: [TAXACOM] Shared parasites.
>Date: Sat, 23 Oct 2004 12:42:01 +0800
>Well, they ARE all closely related. What about marsupials, birds, reptiles
> >And, I bet, if you looked on more mammals, perhaps some monkeys or apes,
> >Robin Leech
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: <Don.Colless at CSIRO.AU>
> >To: <TAXACOM at LISTSERV.NHM.KU.EDU>
> >Sent: Wednesday, October 20, 2004 9:53 PM
> >Subject: Shared parasites.
> >One should not get too carried away by the sharing of parasites. The
> >so-called "human flea" is typically found "primarily on man and dogs, but
> >times on rats, cats, hogs and cattle". The quote is from Faust and
> >the parasitologists' bible.
> >Don Colless,
> >Div of Entomology, CSIRO,
> >GPO Box 1700,
> >Canberra. 2601.
> >Email: don.colless at csiro.au
> >Tuz li munz est miens envirun
>Dr. Les Watson
>10, Maitland Avenue
>Little Grove, Albany, Email: leswatson at westnet.com.au
>WA 6330, Australia Phone: +61 (8) 98 44 4398
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