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Two new species of Stigmaeidae (Acari: Trombidiformes: Rhaphignathoidea) from Brazil

SAEID PAKTINAT-SAEIJ, GEOVANNY BARROSO, WILTON PIRES DA CRUZ

Abstract


Two new species of Stigmaeidae, Agistemus rodriguezi Paktinat-Saeij & Cruz sp. nov. and Eryngiopus moraesi Paktinat-Saeij & Barroso sp. nov. are described and illustrated on the basis of adult specimens from northern Brazil.

 


Keywords


Acari, Prostigmata, Agistemus, Eryngiopus, predatory mites, systematics, Amazonas State, Alagoas State

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4242.2.9

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