Abstract: Oribatid species sampled from the soils of Kenya have been studied. From a total of 10 identified species 9 are described as new to science. New genera are also erected. Three known species are redescribed and figured. One homonym (Austracarus) and one synonym (Sphaerochochthonius) are established.Keywords:
Author(s): Mahunka, S.
Title: Studies on the Oribatid fauna of Kenya (Acari: Oribatida) I.
Publication date: 1987-06-15
Africa, Acari, Oribatida, taxonomyJournal: Miscellanea zoologica hungaricaJournal abbreviation: Miscnea zool. hung.ISSN: 0230-9017Publisher: Múzsák Közművelődési Kiadó, BudapestEditor(s): Murai, É.
, Forró, L., Pintér, L. & Nemes, I.