Stigmaeus ceylani, a new species of the genus Stigmaeus Koch (Acari: Stigmaeidae) from Turkey

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Uluçay I.

Turkiye Entomoloji Dergisi, vol.39, no.1, pp.35-46, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.16970/ted.31236
  • Journal Name: Turkiye Entomoloji Dergisi
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.35-46
  • Keywords: New species, Raphignathoidea, Stigmaeidae, Stigmaeus ceylani sp. nov., Turkey
  • Hakkari University Affiliated: Yes


In this study a new species of Stigmaeus Koch (Acari: Stigmaeidae), Stigmaeus ceylani sp. nov., is described and illustrated. Specimens have been collected from the soil and litter under Punica granatum, 2014, ̄skenderun, Hatay, Turkey. Besides, the male, female, deutonymph, protonymph and larva of the species are illustrated in this article.