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A new species of Trachygamasus from Poland, a new definition of the genus, and a key to the world species (Parasitiformes: Parasitidae)

WOJCIECH WITALIŃSKI

Abstract


A new mite species, Trachygamasus gerdi sp. nov. from the environs of Kraków (southern Poland) is described. A modified diagnosis of Trachygamasus, as well as a key to adults of 10 world species—of 11 known species of the genus—are presented.

 


Keywords


Acari, new species, mite taxonomy, genus re-definition, key to Trachygamasus species, Europe

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4303.3.6

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