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Peer-Review Article


Eutarsopolipus porteri n. sp. (Acari: Podapolipidae) is described from HarpaIus herbivagus and E. elongatus is reported for the first time in North America from Amara aenea (Coleoptera: Carabidae) from Fort Custer State Recreation Area, Kalamazoo County, Michigan. Of the 7 species of Podapolipidae known from American Carabidae, E. elongatus was introduced with Amara aenea and the others are native species. All are parasites restricted to Carabidae.

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