Two new species and three new records of the genus Diplothrombium (Acari: Johnstonianidae) from Turkey


Systematic and Applied Acarology, vol.26, no.1, pp.15-32, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.11158/saa.26.1.2
  • Journal Name: Systematic and Applied Acarology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.15-32
  • Keywords: Erzincan, Larvae, Parasitengona, Trombidioidea, Taxonomy, Tunceli
  • Erzincan Binali Yildirim University Affiliated: Yes


© 2021 Systematic and Applied Acarology Society. All rights reserved.Diplothrombium tunceliensis sp. nov. and D. sansaensis sp. nov. collected from wet moss by Berlese funnel (off host) in Erzincan and Tunceli Provinces, Turkey, are described and illustrated. In addition, D. longipalpe (Berlese, 1887), D. rackae Wohltmann et al. 2004 and D. zbigniewi Haitlinger, 2001 are reported for the first time from Turkey. Also, species of Diplothrombium known from their larvae are compared.