A New Water Mite (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Sperchontidae) From The Himalaya Mountains (Nothern India)

V. Pešić 1  and R. Gerecke 2
  • 1 University of Montenegro, Cetinjski put b. b., Podgorica, 81000 Serbia and Montenegro
  • 2 Biesinger str., 11, Tubingen, 72070 Germany

A New Water Mite (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Sperchontidae) From The Himalaya Mountains (Nothern India)

A water mite Sperchon ivonae Pesic et Gerecke, sp. n. (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Sperchontidae) from a stream in the Himalaya Mountains (Himachal Pradesh State, Northern India) is described. Type material is deposited in the collection of the Naturhistorisches Museum Basel.

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