A new uropodine mite of the genus Urodiaspis Berlese, 1916 (Acarina, Mesostigmata) from Turkey

Abstract :

A new species of the genus Urodiaspis (Acari, Mesostigmata, Urodinychidae), Urodiaspis pannonicasimilis n.sp., collected from Eastern Anatolia, Turkey, is described. Characteristic features and the figures of female, male and deutonymph of the new species have been given. Some critical morphological features of the new species is discussed with closely related species Urodiaspis pannonica Willmann 1951, and observed ecological information for the new species is presented


Keyword :

Acari, Uropodina, Urodinychidae, Urodiaspis, new species, Turkey


Author(s) : Bal, D. A., Özkan, M.
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Published Issue : 2009 Vol. 4 Number 2


2009 Vol. 4 Number 2