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24 August 2020 Four new species of torrenticolid water mites with a newly recorded subgenus from Yunnan, China (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Torrenticolidae)
Xinyao Gu, Daochao Jin, Jianjun Guo
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Abstract

New material of water mites (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Torrenticolidae) from Yunnan Province, Southwestern China is reported. Four new species are described herein: Monatractides (Monatractides) dingi, sp. nov.; Torrenticola (Torrenticola) rectrostrum, sp. nov.; T. (T.) yunnanensis, sp. nov.; T. (Megapalpis) aduncrostrum, sp. nov., of which the last one represents a newly recorded subgenus Megapalpis from China. In addition, a key is provided to the world species of the subgenus Megapalpis.

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Xinyao Gu, Daochao Jin, and Jianjun Guo "Four new species of torrenticolid water mites with a newly recorded subgenus from Yunnan, China (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Torrenticolidae)," Systematic and Applied Acarology 25(8), 1495-1507, (24 August 2020). https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.25.8.11
Received: 4 March 2020; Accepted: 14 July 2020; Published: 24 August 2020
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