Shivatonia ispartaensis sp n., a new water mite (Acari : Hydrachnidia : Bharotoniinae) from the western Taurus Mountains of Anatolia, Turkey

Boyaci Y. O., Oezkan M.

AQUATIC INSECTS, vol.29, no.3, pp.195-201, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/01650420701364888
  • Journal Name: AQUATIC INSECTS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.195-201
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No


Shivatonia ispartaensis sp. n. from the Taurus Mountains of south Anatolia is described and illustrated in both sexes. The new species is compared to the most closely related taxon, Shivatonia acetabulensis Panesar, 2004. Shivatonia ispartaensis sp. n. is the second known species of the genus Shivatonia.