Browsing Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences by Subject "Costa Rica"
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The family Lohmanniidae (Acari, Oribatida) II: two new Oribatid mites, Meristacarus perikopesis sp. n. from Costa Rica and Torpacarus eidikoterai sp. n. from Kenya (Pensoft, 2018)Two very particular new species of the family Lohmanniidae were studied and described using optical and Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM). Meristacarus perikopesis sp. n. displays complex cuticular microsculpture with ...
Revision of the family Carabodidae (Acari: Oribatida) XV. Costacarabodes turrialbai gen. nov., sp. nov. and Tuberocepheus kompsosis sp. nov from Costa Rica (Taylor & Francis, 2018)Costacarabodes turrialbai gen. nov., sp. nov. and Tuberocepheus kompsosis sp. nov. from Costa Rica are described using optical and scanning electron microscopy. Costacarabodes turrialbai gen. nov., sp. nov. is a new genus ...
(De Gruyter, 2017)It has been known for a long time that marine mammals, such as whales and dolphins, host a very specific epizoic community on their skin. Whether or not a similar community exists on the carapaces of sea turtles is less ...
Two new Oribatid mites from Costa Rica, Mixacarus turialbaiensis sp. n. and Paulianacarus costaricensis sp. n. (Acari, Oribatida, Lohmanniidae) (Pensoft, 2017)In this paper we describe two new species belonging to the family Lohmanniidae: Mixacarus turialbaiensis sp. n. and Paulianacarus costaricensis sp. n. from Costa Rica