Stigmaeus maraghehiensis, a new species of the genus Stigmaeus Koch (Acari: Stigmaeidae) from northwest Iran

24 June 2014

A new species of Stigmaeus Koch (Acari: Stigmaeidae), Stigmaeus maraghehiensis sp. nov., is described and illustrated from the soil in apple orchards in Maragheh, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. A key to all known Iranian species of the genus is provided.