Zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in İstanbul,with four new records for the Turkish fauna

@article{Duran2017ZerconidM,
  title={Zerconid mites (Acari, Zerconidae) in İstanbul,with four new records for the Turkish fauna},
  author={Elif Hilal Duran and Raşit Urhan},
  journal={Turkish Journal of Zoology},
  year={2017},
  volume={41},
  pages={931-939}
}
* Correspondence: elifhilalduran@hotmail.com According to recent molecular systematic studies, the family Zerconidae belongs to suborder Monogynaspida, cohort Gamasina, and superfamily Zerconoidea (Sikora, 2014). Zerconid mites are important members of the soil fauna, colonizing various soil substrates (Karaca and Urhan, 2015a). They are free-living and mostly associated with humus, soil, decomposed litter, leaf mold, plant parts, and mosses (Urhan, 2010a). Their body lengths vary between 200… Expand
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