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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4138.3.8

Three new species of Xenotarsonemus (Acari: Tarsonemidae) from the northwestern region of São Paulo State, Brazil

THAFAREL PITTON, ANTONIO C. LOFEGO, JOSÉ M. REZENDE

Abstract


Three new species of Xenotarsonemus Beer (Acari, Tarsonemidae), X. demitei n. sp., X. kaingang n. sp. and X. luziae n. sp., are described based on specimens collected from plants in native vegetation in the northwestern region of the São Paulo State, Brazil.

 


Keywords


Acari, mite, taxonomy, native vegetation, description, Prostigmata, Heterostigmata

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