MITES OF THE GENUS QUADROPPIA JACOT, 1939 (ACARI: ORIBATIDA; QUADROPPIIDAE) FROM TURKEY, WITH ZOOGEOGRAPHICAL REMARKS


Baran S., TOLUK A. , AYYILDIZ N.

ENTOMOLOGICAL NEWS, vol.120, no.3, pp.240-252, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 120 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.3157/021.120.0302
  • Title of Journal : ENTOMOLOGICAL NEWS
  • Page Numbers: pp.240-252

Abstract

On the basis of specimens found in the moss and pine litter in Erzurum and Artvin (Turkey), descriptions and illustrations of Quadroppia (Coronoquadroppia) nasalis Gordeeva, 1983 and Quadroppia (Quadroppia) maritalis Lions, 1982, the first Turkish records of the genus Quadroppia Jacot, 1939, and Quadroppia (Coronoquadroppia) michaeli turcica n. ssp., new to science are given. Zoogeographical data concerning the genus is also presented.