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New species of water mites from Oman, with some zoogeographical notes (Acari: Hydrachnidia)

Smit, H. and Pesic, V.


2010 - Volume: 50 Issue: 2 pages: 151-195

DOI: 10.1051/acarologia/20101953

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Acari Hydrachnidia Oman new genus new species zoogeography

Abstract

The paper deals with a collection of epigean water mites from Oman. One new genus, Omanaxonopsis, and 16 new species are described: Bharatavolzia arabica, Nilotonia bisetosa, N. longiseta, Torrenticola arabica, T. omanensis, Limnesia kochi, Protolimnesia inexspectata, Atractides arabicus, A. omanensis, Neumania indentata, Axonopsis arabica, A. balneatoris, A. omanensis, Omanaxonopsis arabica, Arrenurus dugesi and Arrenurus rectituberculatus. The zoogeographical position of Oman is discussed briefly.

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Article editorial history

Date received:
2009-12-09
Date accepted:
2010-03-02
Date published:
2010-06-30

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© 2010 Smit, H. and Pesic, V.

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