Journal:

2008. 16 (1)

Publicatione: 
TWO NEW SPECIES OF MITES OF THE SUPERFAMILY PYGMEPHOROIDEA (ACARI: HETEROSTIGMATA: PYGMEPHORIDAE, NEOPYGMEPHORIDAE) FROM THE EUROPEAN PART OF RUSSIA



About authors:

Khaustov A. A., Tyumen State University, Tyumen, Russia
Ermilov S. G., Tyumen State University, Tyumen, Russia

Annotation:

Two new species of pygmephoroid mites (Acari: Pygmephoroidea): Pediculaster chistyakovi sp. n. (Pygmephoridae) and Allopygmephorus bakaninae sp. n. (Neopygmephoridae) are described from the soil of the European part of Russia.

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