First Record of the Water Mite Atractides polyporus (K. Viets, 1922) (Acari; Hydrachnidia; Hygrobatidae) for Turkey

Pınar GÜLLE, İskender GÜLLE, Yunus Ömer BOYACI
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Atractides polyporus (K. Viets, 1922) recorded first time for the fauna of Turkey. Some morphological features of females gathered from a salty, sulphurous and hypoxygenic spring site were studied in detail, diagnostic characters were illustrated, and some measurements were given together with distributional information.

Keywords: Lake Burdur, spring water, inland water, fauna

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