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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.11.11

New flat mite species of the genus Tenuipalpus (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) from Iran

sayed Mosayeb Mahdavi, Mahdieh Asadi

Abstract


New species of the genus Tenuipalpus Donnadieu, 1875 (Acari: Trombidiformes: Tenuipalpidae), namely Tenuipalpus tamarixi sp. nov. from Tamarix sp. (Tamaricaceae) is described from Iran (Kerman Province). This species belongs to the proteae species group. A key to all known species of subgroup keiensis is also provided.


Keywords


Trombidiformes, Prostigmata, Tenuipalpidae, flat mite, Iran, Key

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