Szeptycki A.1, Shrubovych J.2 2009. Acerentomon brozai sp.n. and similar species (Protura: Acerentomidae) // Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.5 (for 2008). No.1: 65–73 [in English].

1 Institute of Systematics and Evolution of Animals, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul. Slawkowska 17, 31-016 Krakow, Poland (deceased).

2 State Museum of Natural History, Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences, Teatral’na St. 18, 79008 L’viv, Ukraine. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/invertzool.05.1.07

KEY WORDS: Protura, Acerentomon, new species, Israel.

ABSTRACT: Acerentomon brozai sp.n. is described from Mt Carmel, Israel. A. dominiaki Szeptycki, 1977 and A. meridionale Nosek, 1960 are redescribed. The length of setae on pronotum (and their proportion), and the shape of meso- and metasternum are introduced as taxonomically important characters.

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