The Soil Mites of the World

The Soil Mites of the World

Vol. 3: Oribatid Mites of the Neotropical Region II

1st Edition - December 6, 1989

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  • Authors: P. Balogh, J. Balogh
  • eBook ISBN: 9780444600882

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Distributed in the East European countries, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, People's Republic of Mongolia, Republic of Cuba and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam by Kultura, Budapest, HungaryThis volume presents the second part of brief characterizations and identification keys for oribatid mites inhabiting the Neotropical Region, as well as a check-list and bibliography of all described species from this area.This work is destined to become a basic handbook that will serve academic and applied science/taxonomists, field workers, ecologists, etc., for years to come. It will also aid the work of Latin American oribatologists. This volume is primarily intended for use by taxonomists in acarology, ecologists of neotropical soils and veterinary parasitologists.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction. Identification Keys. Identification Key to the Families of Pycnonotic Brachypylina. Zetorchestidae. Oppiidae. Suctobelbidae. Rhynchoribatidae. Eremellidae. Autognetidae. Machadobelbidae. Arceremaeidae. Thyrisomidae. Hydrozetidae. Selenoribatidae. Fortuyniidae. Cymbaereaeidae. Identification Key to the Families Poronotic Brachypilina. Licneremaeidae. Passalozetidae. Scutoverticidae. Mochlozetidae. Xylobatidae. Protoribatidae. Oribatulidae. Neotrichozetidae. Areozetidae. Drymobatidae. Haplozetidae. Nasobatidae. Scheloribatidae. Fenicheliidae. Oripodidae. Chaunoporctidae. Zetomotrichidae. Ceratozetidae. Limnozetidae. Mycobatidae. Pnenopelopidae. Oribatellidae. Achipteriidae. Tegoribatidae. Ceratokalummidae. Galumnidae. Galumnellidae. Epactozetidae. Parakalummidae. Systematic List of the Neotropical Taxa. References. Plates. Index.

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  • No. of pages: 334
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier Science 1989
  • Published: December 6, 1989
  • Imprint: Elsevier Science
  • eBook ISBN: 9780444600882

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