The genus Paratrombium Bruyant (Acari: Trombidiidae) is recorded from Turkey for the first time based on collections of P. insulare (Berlese, 1910) and P. megalochirum (Berlese, 1910). Each species is illustrated, and briefly redescribed with accompanying drawings. Larvae of both species were obtained by experimental rearing. The updated distribution of species is provided.
Parasitengona, Paratrombiinae, new records, Turkey
SEVSAY, SEVGİ; BUĞA, EVREN; ADİL, SEZAİ; and KARAKURT, İBRAHİM
"First records of the genus Paratrombium Bruyant, 1910(Acari: Trombidiidae) from Turkey,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 41:
4, Article 17.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol41/iss4/17