Oribatid Mite (Acari: Cryptostıgmata) species from Istanbul

Ayģe Yeġġlayer
2016 IJSAR   unpublished
This research was carried out to determine the species of Oribatid mites in green areas of Istanbul province; six Oribatid mite species were identified, of which two species were identified for the first time in Turkey. In the present article, six species were identified from the soils of the green areas of Istanbul.The locality and distribution of all recorded Oribatid species are given. Micreremus gracilior (Oribatida: Micreremidae) and Trhypochthonius tectorum (Trhypochthoniidae) are the newly recorded mites in Turkey.