Karg W.1, Huhta V.2 2014. Typhlodromips jurmoensis (Acari: Mesostigmata: Amblyseiinae), a new species from the archipelago of SW Finland // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.23. No.2: 189–193 [in English].

1 Hohe Kiefer 152, 14532 Kleinmachnow, Germany.

2 Department of Biological and Environmental Science, Box 35, 40014 Jyväskylä University, Finland. E-mail: v.huhta@pp.inet.fi (Corresponding author)

KEY WORDS: mite, new species, Phytoseiidae, Amblyseiinae.

ABSTRACT. A new species belonging to the genus Typhlodromips De Leon, 1965 is described. It was collected from Calluna moorland soil on Jurmo, a remote island in the SW archipelago of Finland. Typhlodromips herbarius (Wainstein, 1960) is considered a senior synonym of T. tenuis (Westerboer, 1963), syn.n. A key is given to related species with a similar spermathecal structure.

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