First record of the genus Rhinothrombium (Trombidiformes: Tanaupodidae) from Türkiye: Rhinothrombium nemoricola (Berlese)

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Torunlar A., Buğa E., Sevsay S.

Acarological Studies, vol.5, no.2, pp.94-98, 2023 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2023
  • Doi Number: 10.47121/acarolstud.1320368
  • Journal Name: Acarological Studies
  • Journal Indexes: TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.94-98
  • Erzincan Binali Yildirim University Affiliated: Yes


The genus Rhinothrombium (Tanaupodidae) is represented in the world by three species: R. nemoricola (Ber-lese, 1886), R. inopinum Hull, 1918 and R. wuxiensis Zhang, 1993. In this study, morphological characters, micrographs of various organs and distribution of postlarval forms of R. nemoricola are given. This is the first record of the genus Rhino-thrombium from Türkiye.