The Flevopark is one of the most special green areas of Amsterdam with a rich nature. Twelve oribatid mite species were collected here in 2014 from bark and mosses on trees. Liacarus acutus and Perlohmannia dissimilis are reported for the first time from the Netherlands. It is not clear if the newly recorded species have always been overlooked or are recent immigrants.

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Doğan, S, Ayyıldız, N, Faraji, F, Dilkaraoğlu, S, Zeytun, E, & Ersin, F. (2015). Oribatid mites in the Flevopark in Amsterdam (Acari: Oribatida). Nederlandse Faunistische Mededelingen, 45, 91–96.