Mites of the genus Macrochehs Latr. (Mesostigraata) associated with coprid beetles in the collections of the British Museum (Natural History)

  title={Mites of the genus Macrochehs Latr. (Mesostigraata) associated with coprid beetles in the collections of the British Museum (Natural History)},
  author={Gwilym O. Evans and Keith H Hyatt},
  journal={Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History},
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