Five new species of the genus Tetra Keifer (Acari: Eriophyidae: Phyllocoptinae) from China
Five new species of the genus Tetra Keifer from China are described and illustrated, all of which are vagrants on the lower surface of host plant leaves.
THE SPECIES CONCEPT IN CLAVATORACEAE (FOSSIL CHAROPHYTA) REVIEWED
A reappraisal of the PerimnesteAtopochara lineage shows the existence of several evolutionary divergences which in the author's opinion are incompatible with monophyly as postulated under the evolutionary species concept.
Two new iron maiden ants from Burmese amber (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: †Zigrasimeciini)
Two new species from Burmese amber based on workers are described and a contribution to a better understanding of the Mesozoic Formicidae is made and diversity for the phylogeny of the family is documents.
Eriophyoid mites on Fagaceae with descriptions of seven new genera and eleven new species (Acari: Eriophyoidea)
Seven new genera and eleven new eriophyoid species associated with plants in the family Fagaceae, collected from eleven provinces in China are described and illustrated.
New species of Hybristodryinus from mid-Cretaceous Myanmar amber (Hymenoptera, Dryinidae)
Four new eriophyoid mite species in the tribe Anthocoptini (Acari: Eriophyidae: Phyllocoptinae) from China
Four new eriophyoid mite species in the tribe Anthocoptini from China are described and illustrated, all of which are vagrant on the surface of leaves, causing no apparent damage on the host plant.
Three new species of Leipothrix Keifer (Acari: Eriophyidae) from China
Three new species of the genus Leipothrix from China are described and illustrated, all of which are vagrants causing no apparent damage to their host plants.
Four new species and a re-described species of the Diptilomiopinae (Acari: Eriophyoidea: Diptilomiopidae) from China
All the eriophyoid mite species described in the paper are vagrants on the undersurface of leaves, causing no apparent damage to the host plant.
Two New Species and A New Record of Eriophyoid Mites (Acari: Eriophyidae) on Coniferous Plants in China
Two new species and a new record of eriophyoid mites on coniferous plants from China (Anhui, Fujian and Zhejiang Provinces) are described and illustrated.
Scoliolyra elliptica gen. et sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae), a new marine genus from sandy beach in Southern China
A new biraphid diatom is discovered from an estuarine sandy beach in Southern China characterized by the presence of a twisted raphe system, apically elongate areolae, and striae interrupted by longitudinal H-shaped lateral areas in a form of valve face depressions, as well as girdle composed of open, plain copulae.