Laelapidae, A.Berlese, 1892

Joharchi, Omid, Issakova, Aigerim K., Asyamova, Olga S., Sarcheshmeh, Mohammadhassan Abbasi & Tolstikov, Andrei V., 2020, Some soil-inhabiting mites (Acari: Mesostigmata) from Kazakhstan, with description of a new species of Gaeolaelaps Evans & Till (Acari: Laelapidae), Zootaxa 4819 (3), pp. 473-498: 479

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4819.3.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:04B4CE92-5A0D-4AA7-A599-4016824C9035

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4441019

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039287E3-B00F-9852-F081-5477FE77FA6A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Laelapidae
status

 

Family Laelapidae 

Notes. Before the present study, 24 species of Laelapidae  have been reported from Kazakhstan ( Chelebiev, 1981, 1988a). However, we believe that there is some ambiguity about the identification and generic placement of some of these species. We add to that fauna by describing a new species of Gaeolaelaps Evans & Till, 1966  , and reporting another six species from the genera Cosmolaelaps  , Gaeolaelaps  , Laelaspis  , Ololaelaps  and Pseudoparasitus  which are new for Kazakhstan.