THREE NEW SPECIES OF THE FAMILY OPPIIDAE (ACARI, ORIBATIDA) FROM TURKEY


TOLUK A. , AYYILDIZ N. , SUBİAS L. S.

ACTA ZOOLOGICA ACADEMIAE SCIENTIARUM HUNGARICAE, vol.55, no.1, pp.11-21, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ZOOLOGICA ACADEMIAE SCIENTIARUM HUNGARICAE
  • Page Numbers: pp.11-21

Abstract

Three new species of oribatid mites, Multioppia (Multioppia) turcica sp. n, Rhinoppia mahunkai sp. n. and Rhinoppia elifae sp. n. found in the decaying debris, soil and litter under Pimus nigra and Quercus spp. collected from Yozgat Pine Grove National Park in Turkey are described and illustrated. Type materials presently kept in the Acarological Collection of the Zoological Museum, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey.