TRIBE CAVERNICOLINI

Usinger, 1944

Genus CAVERNICOLA Barber, 1937

Cavernicola lenti Barrett & Arias, 1985

Holotype M, allotype F, paratype F: FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro.

Type locality: Balbina dam (Rio Uatumã), Amazonas, Brazil.

Distribution: Brazil (Amazonas), Venezuela.

Biology: silvatic, in hollow trees with bats and rodents (Tc).

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Cavernicola pilosus Barber, 1937

Type: National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC.

Type locality: Chilibrillo caves, Panama.

Synonym:

   C. pilosa Barber, 1937 (incorrect original spelling)

Distribution: Brazil (Bahia, Espirito Santo, Mato Grosso, Para), Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Venezuela.

Biology: silvatic, in hollow trees and caves with bats (Tc).

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Genus TORREALBAIA Carcavallo et al., 1998a

Torrealbaia martinezi Carcavallo et al., 1998a

Type: Carcavallo collection, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro.

Type locality: Chabasquén, Municipalidad de Suero, Portuguesa, Venezuela.

Distribution: Venezuela.

Biology: silvatic.