Archives of Biological Sciences 2009 Volume 61, Issue 3, Pages: 531-535
Full text ( 923 KB)

Roncus hajnehaj n. sp. (Neobisiidae, Pseudoscorpiones), a new endemic cave pseudoscorpion from Montenegro

Ćurčić B.P.M., Dimitrijević R.N., Puljas Sanja

A new species of cave-dwelling pseudoscorpions pertaining to the genus Roncus L. Koch, 1873 from Montenegro is erected. Its relations with close congeners are briefly discussed. The new species, Roncus hajnehaj n. sp., is an endemic form presently known only from its type locality (Haj Nehaj Pećina Cave, nr. Sutomore, Montenegro).

Keywords: Pseudoscorpions, Neobisiidae, Roncus hajnehaj, endemism, caves, Montenegro