A new species of the genus Smaris (Acari: Smarididae) from Türkiye.



Smaris erzincanensis sp. nov is described and illustrated on the basis of two adult specimens from northeastern Türkiye. This increases the number of known Smaris Latreille, 1796 species from the Palaearctic from 5 to 6. Diagnosis and morphological data for this species are given.


Prostigmata; Parasitengonina; erythraeoid mites; new species

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