Plegadognathus bonariensis (Acari: Halacaridae): First halacarid mite report from Qatar

Furkan Durucan, Pedro Range, Radhouane Ben-Hamadou


In this study, the genus Plegadognathus Morselli, 1981 with the species P. bonariensis. Viets, 1936) is recorded from Qatar for the first time. Diagnoses for the genus Plegadognathus and the short description of female of P. bonariensis are given with original illustrations.


Halacaridae; Acari; Plegadognathus bonariensis; Qatar

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