Arrenurus (Micruracarus) madaraszi Daday, 1898

Smit, Harry & Pesic, Vladimir, 2008, New records of the water mite genus Arrenurus from India, with the description of one new species (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Arrenuridae), Zootaxa 1894, pp. 53-58: 58

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Arrenurus (Micruracarus) madaraszi Daday, 1898


Arrenurus (Micruracarus) madaraszi Daday, 1898 

Material examined. One male, pool, Dhaundaswer stream, Garhwal Himalayas, Uttaranchal State, India, July 2006, leg. K. Kumar; two males, small ditches (with Pistia  and Eichornia  ), Rabindra Bhaban, Malda town, Malda district, West Bengal, India, 27 May 2007, leg. Chatterjee; five males, two females, Mahananda river, Aiho village, Malda district, West Bengal, India, 25 May 2007, leg. Chatterjee (all MNHPAbout MNHP).

Remarks. Arrenurus madaraszi  is a widespread species, known from India, Sri Lanka, Burma, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, China and Japan.


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