Halacarid mites of the genus Agauopsis (Acari: Halacaridae) from West Coast of Antalya, Turkey

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Durucan F., Boyaci Y. O.

SU URUNLERI DERGISI, vol.35, no.1, pp.49-53, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.12714/egejfas.2018.35.1.09
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.49-53
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


Five Agauopsis species were determined at 8 sampling stations, various depths and habitats in the West Mediterranean Sea Coast of Antalya, Turkey. Among them Agauopsis nonornata is new for the Mediterranean Sea, Agauopsis brevipalpus, Agauopsis conjuncta, Agauopsis ibssi and Agauopsis pteropes are new for the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Each species is illustrated, briefly described here with their worldwide geographical distributions and habitat informations.