Contributions to Zoology, 79 (1) – 2010

The discovery of Scutovertex ianus sp. nov. (Acari, Oribatida) – a combined approach of comparative morphology, morphometry and molecular data

Tobias Pfingstl1,2, Sylvia Schäffer1, Ernst Ebermann1, Günther Krisper1

1.  Institute of Zoology, Karl-Franzens University, Universitätsplatz 2, A-8010 Graz, Austria

2. tobias.pfingstl@uni-graz.at

Keywords: cytochrome oxidase I, exochorion, monophyly, Scutoverticidae, taxonomy