Natural and anthropogenic factors affecting the nest-site selection of Loggerhead Turtles, Caretta caretta, on Dalaman-Sarıgerme beach in South-west Turkey
There is very clear evidence that the Loggerhead Turtles are shifting their nesting sites to the undisturbed sites along the beach, and the negative factors that seem to be affecting them include water sports, hotel lights and beach rocks.
A new species of the genus Zercon (Acari, Mesostigmata, Zerconidae) from Kastamonu, Turkey
A new species, Zercon kastamonuensis sp. nov. is described and illustrated based on female specimens collected from Kastamonu, Turkey. The new species is closely related to Z. hispanicus Sellnick,…
Five new species of Zercon C. L. Koch, 1836 (Acari: Zerconidae) from northwestern Turkey.
Five new species of the genus Zercon collected from the Thrace region in Turkey are investigated, and Zercon similifoveolatus Ivan & Călugăr is newly recorded for the Turkish fauna.
New occurrences of zerconid mites (Acari: Zerconidae) from Iran, with checklist and a key to the Iranian species
Six zerconid species belonging to two genera (Prozercon and Zercon) which were collected between May 2014 and November 2015 from East Azerbaijan and Lorestan Provinces of Iran are reported.
Two new species of the genus Zercon Koch from Turkey [Acari: Gamasida: Zerconidae]
- R. Urhan
Zercon septemporus and Z. nemoralis, new to the science, are described from Turkey.
A new species of the genus Zercon Koch (Acari, Gamasida, Zerconidae) from Turkey
- R. Urhan
- 1 January 2001
Abstract A new species of zerconid mites, Zercon separatus sp.n., is described and illustrated on the basis of material collected from samples of litter and soil in a coniferous forest (mostly Pinus…
The diversity of zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in Giresun province, with a new record for the Turkish fauna
The zerconid mites collected from the Giresun province between December 2009 − April 2011 are evaluated and the following species are recorded and Z. karadaghiensis is recorded for the first time from Turkey.
Two Macrochelid Species (Acari: Gamasida: Macrochelidae) New to Turkish Fauna
Two macrochelid species, Macrocheles (Glyptholaspis) americana and M. (G.) fimicola, which are new to Turkish fauna, are examined. The morphological characters of these species are reviewed and…
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.
Vertical distribution of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) and some ecological parameters affecting the distribution pattern in south-west Turkey
It was found that the density of oribatid mites was most affected by soil pH, temperature, pore size and moisture, and may thus be used as an indicator for monitoring soil pollution and global heating.