Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

The water mites of Western Australia (Acari: Hydrachnidia), with the description of 13 new species

Abstract : The following 13 new species are described from Western Australia: Tartarothyas curtipalpis n. sp., T. beedelup n. sp., T. setosa n. sp. (Hydryphantidae), Oxus siniscutatus n. sp. (Oxidae), Procorticacarus beedelup n. sp., Procorticacarus minutus n. sp. (Hygrobatidae), Koenikea (Notomideopsis) longiseta n. sp., Unionicola neowalkeri n. sp. (Unionicolidae), Piona kimberleyensis n. sp. (Pionidae), Austraturus simplex n. sp., Axonopsella porphyria n. sp., (Aturidae), Arrenurus (Truncaturus) pinderi n. sp. (Arrenuridae) and Momoniella rubripes n. sp. (Momoniidae). A key is provided for the Australian Tartarothyas species. Many new records are given for Western Australia, resulting in 16 species new to the fauna of the state (apart from the new species described).
Complete list of metadata

https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-03406222
Contributor : Alain Migeon Connect in order to contact the contributor
Submitted on : Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 5:54:09 PM
Last modification on : Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 3:19:48 AM

File

Acarologia-2021-61-928-966.pdf
Publisher files allowed on an open archive

Licence


Distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Identifiers

Citation

Harry Smit. The water mites of Western Australia (Acari: Hydrachnidia), with the description of 13 new species. Acarologia, Acarologia, 2021, 61 (4), pp.928-966. ⟨10.24349/2ew3-Djkg⟩. ⟨hal-03406222v1⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

28

Files downloads

25