A new species of the genus Oplitis (Acarina, Mesostigmata, Uropodina) from Turkey

Bal D. A. , Ozkan M.

BIOLOGIA, vol.61, no.2, pp.121-124, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.2478/s11756-006-0019-7
  • Journal Name: BIOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.121-124
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No


On the basis of specimens collected from Eastern Turkey, description and illustrations of a new mite, Oplitis turcica sp. n., have been given. The genus Oplitis Berlese, 1884 has been recorded in Turkey for the first time.