A species of Nilotonia Thor, 1905 (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Anisitsiellidae) new for the Turkish fauna


Boyaci Y. Ö. , Oezkan M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, vol.32, no.4, pp.391-395, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.391-395

Abstract

Nilotonia (Manotonia) tegulata (Viets 1951), known previously from Africa and Italy, is new for the Turkish fauna. The morphological features are compared with similar species, and an identification key for subgenera of the genus Nilotonia is given. The subgenus Manotonia is also reported for the first time from Turkey.