The characteristic features and the figures for Oppia nitens C.L. Koch, 1836, recorded for the first time from Turkey, have been given on the basis of specimens collected from Erzurum province.
BARAN, ŞULE and AYYILDIZ, NUSRET (2004) "Oppia nitens C.L. Koch, 1836, a New Species for the Turkish Fauna (Acari, Oribatida, Oppiidae)," Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 28: No. 2, Article 3. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol28/iss2/3