Four Species of Oribatid Mites (Acari: Oribatida) from Central and Southern Mongolia, with Notes on the Genera Montizetes and Zachvatkinibates

2003 Mongolian Journal of Biological Sciences  
In the present work four species of oribatid mites from central and southern parts of Mongolia are studied, and two of them, namely Zachvatkinibates mongolicus sp. nov. and Montizetes serratus sp. nov. are described as new to science. Two other species, Kunstella foveolata Krivolutsky and Liebstadia pannonica(Wil1mann) are recorded as new to the fauna of Mongolia, and the latter species is reported for the first time from Asia. Description of new and redescription of known species, and data on
more » ... ecies, and data on geographic distribution of known species are given. Anew combination, Montizetes tianshanensis (Wen) comb. nov. is proposed. Identification keys to the world species of the genera Zachvatkinibates and Montizetes are provided.
doi:10.22353/mjbs.2003.01.01 fatcat:5jmm3wgeezdx3gya2rbkyictqi