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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.6.2

Synonymy in the genus Trichotrombidium (Acari: Microtrombidiidae)

Masoud Hakimitabar, Alireza Saboori

Abstract


In this paper, we give new metric data of the T. muscarum lectotype and paralectotypes deposited in the South Australian Museum (SAM). T. rafieiae Saboori, 2002 was synonymized with T. muscarum.

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