Description of Prozercon miraci sp. nov. (Acari: Mesostigmata: Zerconidae) from Coastal Aegean Section in Turkey, with a key to the Turkish species
An updated key to the species known from Turkey of this genus was included in this study and definitions and drawings of female and male specimens, and immature stages were given.
Three new species of Zercon C. L. Koch (Acari: Zerconidae) from the Coastal Aegean Section of Turkey
Adult and nymph specimens of all new Zercon species are described and illustrated and some morphological characters of the new species are discussed and compared with those of related species in the same genus using published descriptions and illustrations.
Zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in İstanbul,with four new records for the Turkish fauna
Small, predatory mites feed on the eggs, larvae, and nymphs of other mites and springtails, and are important members of the soil fauna, colonizing various soil substrates (Karaca and Urhan, 2015a).
Prozercon sellnicki Halašková, 1963: A new record of zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) for the Turkish Fauna
A total of 26 female, 9 male and 5 deutonymph specimens of Prozercon sellnicki Halaskova, 1963 were determined for the first time from Turkey.
Two new species of the genus Zercon C. L. Koch from the Inner Aegean Region of Turkey (Acari: Mesostigmata: Zerconidae)
Two new species of the mite genus Zercon C. Koch, 1836 have been found and are described and illustrated from female specimens collected in Afyonkarahisar and Kütahya provinces, Turkey.
A new species of the genus Prozercon Sellnick, 1943 (Acari: Mesostigmata: Zerconidae) from Turkey
A new species of zerconid mites, Prozercon sultani sp. n., is described from İstanbul province, Turkey. This species was found in moss, litter and soil under Pinus halepensis, P. brutia and Quercus…
Zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in Inner Aegean Region, with a new record for the Turkish fauna.
The zerconid mites collected from Afyonkarahisar, Kütahya and Uşak provinces between February 2014 and August 2016 are evaluated and the following species are recorded and Z. hispanicus was recorded as a new record for Turkey.
Three new species of Zerconidae (Acari: Mesostigmata) from Turkey
Three new species, Zercon afyonensis sp. n., Zercon karacamehmeti sp. n. and Zercon soguticus sp. n., are described and illustrated based on samples collected in the Inner Aegean Region. The…
Altitude and Habitat Preferences of Zerconid Mites (Acari: Zerconidae) inAfyonkarahisar Province (Turkey)
During the field studies, habitat types (Acacia sp., Acer sp., Astragalus sp., Cedrus libani, Cistus sp., Crataegus monogyna, Cupressus sp.), and height zones (between 800-2100 meters) of collected samples were noted.
The diversity of zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in Akdag National Park (Denizli/Turkey)
To determine zerconid mites fauna of Turkey, litters, rotted tree roots, moss and soil samples were collected from different localities in Akdag National Park between March 2018 - August 2018 and measurements of eleven species are given and their geographic distributions are discussed.