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Volume 69, Issue 7


A new species of mite (Acari: Histiostomatidae) phoretic on Gymnomus caesius (Diptera: Heleomyzidae) from Vlčie Diery cave

Richard Zamec / Vladimír Košel
Published Online: 2014-08-19 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11756-014-0387-3


A new species of histiostomatid mite — Myianoetus sovat sp. n., based on the deutonymph, is described from the fly Gymnomus caesius. It differs from other species of Myianoetus by more characters of idiosomal morphometry, body and leg chaetotaxy, solenidiotaxy and shape of the adhering disc and its structures.

Keywords: Acarina; Astigmata; Heleomyzidae; Histiostomatidae; Myianoetus; new species

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Published Online: 2014-08-19

Published in Print: 2014-07-01

Citation Information: Biologia, Volume 69, Issue 7, Pages 916–919, ISSN (Online) 1336-9563, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11756-014-0387-3.

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