Mites of the genus Raphignathus (Acari : Raphignathidae) from Turkey


DOGAN S., Ayyildiz N.

NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, cilt.30, ss.141-148, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Dergi Adı: NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.141-148

Özet

Two new species, R. fani sp. nov., and R. kuznetzovi sp. nov,., are described from Turkey, and a species, R. collegiatus, is a new record for the Turkish fauna. Turkish Raphignathus is reviewed and specimens given under the name of R. hirtellus Athias-Henfiot, 1961 are transferred to R. kuznetzovi sp. nov. described on our specimens. A key to the known species for Turkey is provided and illustrations are also given.