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1 October 2006 New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia, Halacaroidea) from interstitial waters of Iran, with the description of one new species
Vladimir Pesic, Alireza Saboori, Mahdieh Asadi, Reza Vafaei
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Abstract

New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia, Halacaroidea) from interstitial waters of Iran are presented. Five species are recorded; Axonopsis caspica sp. nov. is described as new to science; new records from Iran are given of: Stygothrombium sp., Ljania macilenta Koenike, 1908, Kongsbergia pectinigera Motas & Tanasachi, 1946 and Lobohalacarus weberi (Romijn & K.Viets, 1924).

© 2006 Systematic & Applied Acarology Society
Vladimir Pesic, Alireza Saboori, Mahdieh Asadi, and Reza Vafaei "New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia, Halacaroidea) from interstitial waters of Iran, with the description of one new species," Systematic and Applied Acarology 11(2), 211-217, (1 October 2006). https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.11.2.9
Accepted: 29 March 2006; Published: 1 October 2006
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