Arrenurus (Rhinophoracarus) gracilipes Piersig, 1906

Smit, Harry, 2017, New records of water mites from standing waters in Thailand, with the description of nine new species (Acari: Hydrachnidia), Zootaxa 4312 (1), pp. 69-91: 90

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Arrenurus (Rhinophoracarus) gracilipes Piersig, 1906


Arrenurus (Rhinophoracarus) gracilipes Piersig, 1906 

Material examined. 0/5/0, Nong Chang Yai Reservoir , Ubon Ratchathani Province, 15° 23.874ʹ N, 104° 49.756ʹ E, 25-x-2010  ; 1/0/0, Nong Ya Ma Reservoir, Roi-Et Province , 16° 01.783ʹ N, 103° 40.894ʹ E, 12-ii-2011  ; 1/0/0, Bueng Nong Khon swamp, Ubon Ratchathani Province, 15° 19.315ʹ N, 104° 43.049ʹ E, 11-ii-2011  .

Remarks. The species was previously known from Sumatra, Java, India and Australia ( Smit 2002). The present record is the first time from Thailand.