Water mites from Fiji (Acari: Hydrachnidia)
2001 - Volume: 42 Issue: 4 pages: 351-360
KeywordsHydrachnidia water mites new genus new species Fijilimnesia Neumania Koenikea Fiji
One new genus Fijilimnesia and six new species Fijilimnesia fluviatilis, F. vitilevuensis, Neumania curvitarsis, N. montana, Koenikea fijica and K. cooki are described from Viti Levu, Fiji. Despite examining a lot of material, it has not benn possible to separate famales of the two new Fijilimnesia-species. These are the first records of water mites from Fiji. The water mite fauna of Viti Levu is rather poor, with only ten species recorded.
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