Systematic & Applied Acarology
ISSN 1362-1971
An international journal of the Systematic and Applied Acarology Society, published since 1996


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Volume 13 (2008)

No. 1 (March): 1-80;  No. 2 (July): 81-160; No. 3 & 4 (Dec): 161-304


No. 3 &4 (December): 161-304

Biology & Ecology

Mate-guarding in the genus Creutzeria (Astigmata: Histiostomatidae), an aquatic mite genus inhabiting the fluid-filled pitchers of Nepenthes plants (Nepentheaceae)
NORMAN J. FASHING (USA), pp 163-171
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Temperature-dependent development of Phytoseius plumifer (Acari: Phytoseiidae) on Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae)
MINA KOUHJANI GORJI, KARIM KAMALI, YAGHOUB FATHIPOUR & HOSSEIN RANJBAR AGHDAM (Iran), pp 172-181
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A new host and disquieting distribution record for Amblyomma triguttatum triguttatum
TREVOR N. PETNEY (Germany), BRUCE R. DIXON (Australia) & ROSS H. ANDREWS (Australia), pp 182-183
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The distribution of reptile ticks in South Australia: more complex than assumed
ROSS H. ANDREWS (Australia)  & TREVOR N. PETNEY (Germany), pp 184-187
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Acaricidal activities of wild plant extracts against Luciaphorus perniciosus Rack (Acari: Pygmephoridae) and Formicomotes heteromorphus Magowski (Acari: Dolichocybidae)
A. INSUNG, J. PUMNUAN  & A. CHANDRAPATYA (Thailand), pp 188-194
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Systematics, Morphology & Evolution

Description of the larva of Amblyomma pacae Aragão, 1911 (Acari: Ixodidae) by light and scanning electron microscopy
FÁBIO S. BARBIERI, LUCIANA G. BRITO, MARCELO B. LABRUNA, DARCI M. BARROS-BATTESTI, LUIS MARCELO A. CAMARGO & KÁTIA M. FAMADAS (Brazil), pp 195-203
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Mites and millipedes: a new Neomegistus (Acari: Mesostigmata: Paramegistidae) from Australia
M.R. BAKER & O.D. SEEMAN (Australia), pp 204-213
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Two new species of littoral mites from Australia (Acari: Halolaelapidae)
R. B. HALLIDAY (Australia), pp 214-230
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Three new records and a key to the Iranian species of Macrochelidae (Acari: Mesostigmata)
F. FARAJI  (The Netherlands), J. HAJIZADEH  (Iran), A. SABOORI  (Iran) & M. RAFATIFARD (Iran), pp 231-236
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A new species of the genus Trombidium (Acari: Prostigmata: Trombidiidae) from Iran
ALIREZA SABOORI, Parisa Lotfollahi & KARIM HADDAD IRANI-NEJAD (Iran), pp 237-243
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On the identity of Recifella colorata (K.O. Viets) (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Unionicolidae)
HARRY SMIT (The Netherlands), pp 244-247
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Oxyoppia (Dzarogneta) iranensis (Oppiidae: Oxyoppiinae), a new species of oribatid mite from Iran
MOHAMMAD ALI AKRAMI (Iran) & LUIS S. SUBÍAS (Spain), pp 244-247
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A new fossil oribatid mite, Ommatocepheus nortoni sp. nov. (Acariformes, Oribatida, Cepheidae), from a new outcrop of Lower Cretaceous Álava amber (northern Spain)
ANTONIO ARILLO (Spain), LUIS S. SUBÍAS  (Spain)  & UMUKUSUM SHTANCHAEVA (Russia), pp 252-255
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A catalogue of the Chinese Raphignathoidea (Acari: Prostigmata)
HONG CHENG & QING-HAI FAN (China), pp 256-278
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An analysis of and index to new Acari described in Systematic & Applied Acarology (1996–2007)
XIAO-FENG XUE (China) & ZHI-QIANG ZHANG (New Zealand), pp 279-304
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No. 2 (July): 81-160

Review article

The Tenuipalpidae: An under-explored family of plant-feeding mites
URI GERSON (Israel), pp 83-101
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Biology & Ecology

Hosts and distribution of Ixodes longiscutatus Boero, 1944 (Acari: Ixodidae)
JOSÉ M. VENZAL (Uruguay), SANTIAGO NAVA (Argentina), PABLO M. BELDOMÉNICO (Argentina), DARCI MORAES BARROS-BATTESTI  (Brazil), AGUSTÍN ESTRADA-PEÑA  (Spain) & ALBERTO A. GUGLIELMONE  (Argentina), pp 102-108
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Systematics, Morphology & Evolution

Description of the larva of Amblyomma ovale Koch, 1844 (Acari: Ixodidae) by light and scanning electron microscopy
FÁBIO S. BARBIERI, LUCIANA G. BRITO, MARCELO B. LABRUNA, DARCI M. BARROS-BATTESTI, LUIS MARCELO A. CAMARGO & KÁTIA M. FAMADAS (Brazil), pp 109-119
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First report of Ornithodoros spheniscus (Acari: Ixodoidea: Argasidae) from the Humboldt penguin in Chile
DANIEL GONZÁLEZ-ACUÑA  (Chile), LUCILA MORENO  (Chile) & ALBERTO A. GUGLIELMONE  (Argentina), pp 120-122
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Four new species records of Phytoseiidae (Acari: Mesostigmata) for Iran, and description of variability in the spermatheca of Typhlodromus bakeri
F. FARAJI  (The Netherlands), H. SAKENIN-CHELAV (Iran), K. KAMALI  (Iran) & J.A. McMURTRY (USA), pp 123-132
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A new species of marine water mite (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Pontarachnidae) from the Red Sea
VLADIMIR PEŠIĆ  (Serbia and Montenegro), TAPAS CHATTERJEE  (India) & AHMED EL-SAYED AHMED ABADA (Saudi Arabia), pp 133-136
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The water mite (Acari: Hydrachnidia) fauna of running waters of Kermanshah Province (Western Iran)
VLADIMIR PEŠIĆ (Serbia and Montenegro), PEGAH ARMAN (Iran), REZA VAFAEI (Iran) & ALIREZA SABOORI  (Iran), pp 137-144
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Aboriginesia imlilica sp. nov. (Acari: Trombiculidae) from small mammal hosts from Marrikech Sector, Morocco
WAYNE A. BROWN (USA), pp 145-149
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A new Sonotetranychus (Acari: Tetranychidae) from Iran, with key to the known species
SAMIRA KHODAYARI, KARIM KAMALI & YAGHOUB FATHIPOUR (Iran), pp 150-154
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The first report of Eupalopsis (Acari: Eupalopsellidae) in Turkey: Eupalopsis maseriensis (Canestrini & Fanzago)
SALÝH DOGAN (Turkey), pp 155-158
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EDITORIAL: An observation on the consequences of increased frequency of journal issues
ZHI-QIANG ZHANG (New Zealand), pp 159-160
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No. 1 (March): 1-80

Biology & Ecology

Biology of the genus Hericia (Algophagidae: Astigmata), with the description of a new species from the eastern United States
NORMAN J. FASHING (USA), pp 3-25
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Effects of host plant and temperature on growth and reproduction of the strawberry spider mite Tetranychus turkestani Ugarov & Nikolski (Acari: Tetranychidae)
FARIBA SOHRABI & PARVIZ SHISHEHBOR (Iran), pp 26-32
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Acaricidal effects of herb extracts on the mushroom mites, Luciaphorus perniciosus Rack and Formicomotes heteromorphus Magowski
J. PUMNUAN, A. INSUNG & A. CHANDRAPATYA (Thailand), pp 33-38
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Systematics, Morphology & Evolution

Ixodes downsi Kohls, 1957 in Venezuela
DANIEL GONZÁLEZ-ACUÑA  (Chile), SANTIAGO NAVA (Argentina), ATILIO J. MANGOLD (Argentina) & ALBERTO A. GUGLIELMONE (Argentina), pp 39-42
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Haemaphysalis (Ornithophysalis) phasiana (Acari: Ixodidae) in the Republic of Korea: Two province records and habitat descriptions
WILLIAM J. SAMES (USA), HEUNG CHUL KIM (Korea), SUNG TAE CHONG (Korea), IN YONG LEE (Korea), DMITRY A. APANASKEVICH (USA), RICHARD G. ROBBINS (USA), JOSHUA BAST  (Korea), ROBERT MOORE (USA) & TERRY A. KLEIN (Korea), pp 43-50
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Alliphis siculus (Oudemans 1905) is not a synonym of Alliphis halleri (G. & R. Canestrini 1881) (Acari: Eviphididae)
R. B. HALLIDAY  (Australia), pp 51-64
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A new species of the genus Aegyptobia Sayed (Acari: Prostigmata, Tenuipalpidae) from Iran
MOHAMMAD KHANJANI (Iran), TETSUO GOTOH (Japan) & HASAN BARIMANI VARANDI (Iran), pp 65-69
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Marine water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Pontarachnidae) from Taiwan, Korea and India, with the first description of the male of Pontarachna australis Smit, 2003
VLADIMIR PESIC  (Serbia), TAPAS CHATTERJEE (India), BENNY K. K. CHAN (R. China) & BABAN INGOLE (India), pp 70-74
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New morphological data for the larva of Allothrombium neapolitanum Oudemans, 1910 (Acari: Prostigmata: Trombidiidae)
ALIREZA SABOORI, MASOOME SHIROODBAKHSHI & SYRUS AGHAJANZADEH (Iran), pp 75-80
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