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17 April 2015 A new species of Armascirus (Acari, Prostigmata, Cunaxidae) from China
Zhigang Liu, Tianci Yi, Jianjun Guo
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Abstract

A new species, Armascirus jini sp. nov., is described and illustrated. It is similar to A. cerris and A. gimpeli, and can be distinguished by the following features: lateral plates over the level of c1, with fine striation; genital plates triangle-shaped; genital setae g1g4 unequal in length; leg genu I with 2 sts, tarsus I without tsl; median shield length:width 1:1. The key to the world species of Armascirus is updated.

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Zhigang Liu, Tianci Yi, and Jianjun Guo "A new species of Armascirus (Acari, Prostigmata, Cunaxidae) from China," Systematic and Applied Acarology 20(3), 322-328, (17 April 2015). https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.20.3.9
Received: 19 October 2014; Accepted: 1 January 2015; Published: 17 April 2015
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Bdelloidea
China
Guizhou
leaf litter
taxonomy
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