Terrestrial arthropods of Bouvetøya

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Sømme, Lauritz (1986)

Steueacarus euansi (Hunter) (Acari, Mesostigmata) and Frieseu tilbrooki Wise (Collembola) are reported for the first time from Bouvetøya (54°25’S, 3°21’E). At present a total of four free-living species of Acari and three species of Collembola are known from this isolated island.
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