Chemoreception in four species of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnida): behavioural and morphological evidence


Silver nitrate staining of the solenidial and eupathidial sensilla on the palpi, tarsi and tibiae of legs I and II of Arrenurus acutus, Geayia ovata, Mideopsis reelfootensis and Albia caerulea, along with ultrastructural studies, showed that these setae have a porous shaft cuticle. These setae are hollow and contain dendrites in their lumens and more than… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00053308


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