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GENUS PARATRIATOMA

Barber, 1938

Paratriatoma hirsuta Barber, 1938

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

Paratypes MF: FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro.

Type locality: Phantom Ranch, Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA.

Synonyms:

   Paratriatoma hirsuta hirsuta Ryckman, 1967

   Paratriatoma hirsuta kamiensis Ryckman, 1967

   Paratriatoma hirsuta papagoensis Ryckman, 1967

   Paratriatoma hirsuta pimae Ryckman, 1967

   Paratriatoma hirsuta yumanensis Ryckman, 1967

Distribution: Mexico (Baja California, Sonora), USA (Arizona, California, Nevada).

Biology: silvatic, almost invariably in nests of packrats (Neotoma sp) in arid areas.