Psorergates tupaiae spec. nov. from Tupaia dorsalis Schlegel, 1857 is described and figured. The morphology of the new species is compared with that of other known species and discussed in relation to the systematic positon of the host.

Zoologische Mededelingen

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Giesen, K.M.T, & Lukoschus, F.S. (1982). A new species of the genus Psorergates Tyrell, 1883 (Acarina: Prostigmata: Psorergatidae) parasitic on the tree-shrew Tupaia dorsalis (Mammalia: Scandentia) from Borneo. Zoologische Mededelingen, 56(20), 259–266.