A NEW SPECIES OF MITES OF THE GENUS HETERODISPUS (ACARI: HETEROSTIGMATA: SCUTACARIDAE) FROM TURKMENISTAN

Journal:

2005. 13 (2)

Publicatione: 

A NEW SPECIES OF MITES OF THE GENUS HETERODISPUS (ACARI: HETEROSTIGMATA: SCUTACARIDAE) FROM TURKMENISTAN




About authors:

Alexander A. Khaustov, X-BIO Institute, Tyumen State University, Tyumen, Russia
e–mail: alkhaustov@mail.ru
P. R. Chydyrov, S. Seidi Turkmenistan State Pedagogical Institute, Turkmenabat, Shabende str. 7,746100, Turkmenistan

Acknowledgments:

We thank Prof. V. D. Sevastianov (Odessa National University, Ukraine) for loaning the type material.

Annotation:

A new mite species Heterodispus (Heterodispus) turkmenistaniensis sp. n. collected from soil in Turkmenistan is described and illustrated.

Bibliography:

Chydyrov P.R. 1999. The tarsonemid mites of Turkmen-istan. Problemy osvoeniya pustyn, 3: 74-78.

Lindquist E. E. 1986. The world genera of Tarsonemidae (Acari: Heterostigmata): a morphological, phyloge-netic, and systematic revision, with a reclassification of family-group taxa in Heterostigmata. Memoirs of Entomological Society of Canad,. 136: 1-517.