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10 January 2020 Taxonomic notes on water mites of the genus Lebertia (Acari, Hydrachnidiae, Lebertiidae) from China
Yu Wang, Jialin Wang, Daochao Jin, Jianjun Guo
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Abstract

Of the genus Lebertia Neuman, 1880 (Acari, Hydrachnidiae, Lebertiidae), three subgenera, Septlebertia, Mixolebertia and Eolebertia, and the species Lebertia (Septlebertia) convergella Tuzovskij, 1990 are recorded for the first time from China. Four species new to science are described and illustrated: Lebertia (Mixolebertia) xuanensis sp. nov., Lebertia (s. str.) borealis sp. nov., Lebertia (s. str.) maolanensis sp. nov., and Lebertia (Eolebertia) exceedia sp. nov. A key is provided to the known Chinese species of the genus Lebertia.

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Yu Wang, Jialin Wang, Daochao Jin, and Jianjun Guo "Taxonomic notes on water mites of the genus Lebertia (Acari, Hydrachnidiae, Lebertiidae) from China," Systematic and Applied Acarology 25(1), 17-30, (10 January 2020). https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.25.1.2
Received: 12 October 2019; Accepted: 20 December 2019; Published: 10 January 2020
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Eolebertia
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Lebertia s.str.
Mixolebertia
Septlebertia
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