Aturus

Smit, Harry, 2017, New species of aturid water mites from southern Africa (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Aturidae), Zootaxa 4273 (2), pp. 287-295: 287-288

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4273.2.9

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6B458A53-5E77-46FD-9F1A-E8859D4E56DB

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/367487CF-FFE6-FFB0-FF4E-F8B6FEC58ADA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Aturus
status

 

Aturus   spec.

Material examined. 0/1/0, Old Women’s Stream, Injisuti , Drakensbergen , Kwazulu-Natal Province, 29° 0 7.181 S 29° 26.476 E, alt. 1467 m asl, 19-xi-2004. GoogleMaps  

Remarks. Due to the absence of males, no species is described. Thus far, the genus has not been recorded from southern Africa.