oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Three new species of the genus Alycosmesis (Acari: Terpnacaridae) from South Africa

Volume 38, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Mites of this family are poorly known and this is the first record of them from Africa. The species descriptionbed in this paper were collected from debris under Acacia and Eucalyptus trees but they are also known to occur in hard, dry clayey soil.

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