Two new Uropodina species from Ethiopia (Acari: Mesostigmata)

J. Kontschán, J. Starý

Abstract


Two new Uropodina species from Ethiopia are described and illustrated. Neodis­co­poma fabiani sp. n. is the second species known from the genus in Africa. The other new species, Tri­chouropoda szabadi sp. n., belongs to the Trichouropoda ovalis group. Notes concerning the genus Neo­discopoma and comments in respect of the available name of Neodiscopoma franzi Marais & Theron, 1986 are given.

To cite this paper: Kontschán, J. & Starý, J. 2013. Two new Uropodina species from Ethiopia (Acari: Mesostigmata). African Invertebrates 54 (1): 49-56.


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