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A new species of Hoplocheylus (Acariformes: Tarsocheylidae) from Zanzibar, Tanzania

Alexander Khaustov, Sergey Ermilov


A new species of the genus Hoplocheylus Atyeo and Baker (Acariformes: Heterostigmata: Tarsocheylidae), H. zanzibariensis sp. nov., is described from the forest litter in Zanzibar, Tanzania. A key to species of the genus Hoplocheylus is provided.


Acari, Heterostigmatina, systematics, morphology, key, Ethiopian region


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