Gamasid mites (Parasitiformes, Mesostigmata) of the European arctic and their distribution patterns

  title={Gamasid mites (Parasitiformes, Mesostigmata) of the European arctic and their distribution patterns},
  author={O. L. Makarova},
  journal={Entomological Review},
  • O. Makarova
  • Published 13 March 2013
  • Biology
  • Entomological Review
Analysis has been completed of all the available material on gamasid mites from insular and continental territories of the Barents Sea region. A total of 116 species has been revealed, including 9 new to science. The species Gamasus armatus L. Koch, 1879 is transferred to the genus Gamasodes Oudemans, 1939, thus becoming Gamasodesarmatus (L. Koch, 1879), comb. n. Six species of gamasid mites occur even at the thermal limit in the Northern Hemisphere, on the ice-free grounds of Franz Josef Land… Expand

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