Mites of the genus Favognathus (Acari : Cryptognathidae) from Erzurum Province, Turkey


DOGAN S., Ayyildiz N.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ACAROLOGY, vol.30, no.2, pp.123-130, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/01647950408684380
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ACAROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.123-130

Abstract

Four species of the genus Favognathus Luxton, 1973 (Acari: Cryptognathidae), collected in Erzurum Province, Turkey, included two new species. These are Favognathus orbiculatus (Livshitz, 1974), F. cucurbita (Berlese, 1916), F. amygdalus n. sp. and F. acaciae n. sp. Morphological characters, habitat and distribution for each species are given. A key to the species of Favognathus from Turkey is provided.