Water mites of the genus Lebertia Neuman, 1880 (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Lebertiidae) from Turkey, with the description of one new species

Gulle P., Boyaci Y. Ö.

ZOOKEYS, no.238, pp.23-30, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 238
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3897/zookeys.238.3861
  • Title of Journal : ZOOKEYS
  • Page Numbers: pp.23-30


A list of species of the water mite genus Lebertia Neuman, 1880 known from Turkey is provided, based on bibliographical data and results from recent field work, mainly in the Southwestern part of the country. We describe one new species, Lebertia martini sp. n. and report new 28 locality records from 6 provinces for the three previously known species.