Javalbiopsis Cook, 1967,

Smit, Harry & Pešić, Vladimir, 2014, Water mites from Mount Kinabalu and the Crocker Range, Borneo, Malaysia (Acari: Hydrachnidia), with the description of 34 new species, Zootaxa 3876 (1), pp. 1-71: 40

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Javalbiopsis Cook, 1967


Subgenus Javalbiopsis Cook, 1967 

Diagnosis (after Cook 1974, revised). Glandularia platelets in dorsal furrow greatly enlarged. Dorsal shield either indented anteriorly and with glandularia lying free in these indentations, or without indentations and these glandularia fused with dorsal shield. Vgl- 4 either fused with ventral shield or lying separated. Excretory pore fused with the dorsal shield in both sexes.

Thus far, only J. africana Cook, 1966  ( Liberia) and J. persica Pešić, Smit & Saboori, 2012  (SE-Iran) are known.