A new species of zerconid mite, Zercon istanbulensis sp. nov. (Acari, Mesostigmata, Zerconidae), from İstanbul Province of Turkey

@article{Duran2015ANS,
  title={A new species of zerconid mite, Zercon istanbulensis sp. nov. (Acari, Mesostigmata, Zerconidae), from İstanbul Province of Turkey},
  author={Elif Hilal Duran and Raşit Urhan},
  journal={Turkish Journal of Zoology},
  year={2015},
  volume={39},
  pages={708-711}
}
In the present study, a new species of zerconid mite, Zercon istanbulensis sp. Nov., is described from Istanbul Province, Turkey. Description of the species is based on adults of both sexes and deutonymphs. Illustrations of the female, male, and deutonymph stage are also provided. 
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