Volume 34, Nos. 4-5 (July-October, 2000)

EPSTEIN V. M. The Theory of Biological Evolution as a Prototype of the General Theory of Evolving Systems. Communication 3. The System Studies and the Theory of Systematics ... 3-8

Fauna and Systematics

OVCHARENKO N. O., SARABEEV V. L., WITA I., CZAPLINSKA U. Loma mugili sp. n., a New Microsporidium from the Gills of Grey Mullet (Mugil soiuy) ... 9-15

GORDEEVA E. V. Moritzoppiella gen. n., a New Genus of the Oribatid Mites of the Oppiidae (Oribatei, Acariformes). ... 17-26

KLIMOV P. B. A Review of Acarid Mites of the Tribe Caloglyphini (Acaridae, Acariformes) with Description of a New Genus and Species from Siberia and Russian Far East ... 27-35

BEREST Z. L. Gall-Midges of the Genus Anarete (Diptera, Cecidomyiidae, Lestremiinae), Morphological Peculiarities, a Key, Description of New Species ... 37-45


TARASTCHUK M. V., BEZKROVNA O. V. Seasonal Changes of Spatial Distribution of the Springtails (Collembola, Entognatha) in Pine and Oak Forest in the Kyiv Polissya ... 47-54

GAMANILOV P. N., KIPYATKOV V. E. Seasonal Development Cycle and Annual Production of the Ants Myrmica scabrinodis (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in Vicinity of Saint-Petersburg ... 55-64

UTEVSKAYA O.M. Optimal Values of Reproductive Characteristics of the Medicinal Leech (Hirudo medicinalis) under Conditions of Breedeng. Communication 1. The Number of Cocoons per Clutch ... 65-72

SCHERBUKHA A. Ya., DJACHUK I. E. A Sold Commerciall Population of Stizostedion volgensis (Actinopterygii, Percidae) in Ukraine: Morpho-Ecological Description and Protection ... 73-76

ZHARKIKH T. L. Peculiarities of Reproduction and Sexual Behavior of the Przewalski Horses Equus prsewalskii (Perissodactyla) of the Askanian Population ... 77-86

Short Communications

DOVGAL I. V. The Distribution and Variability of Chonotrichs (Ciliophora, Chonotrichia) of Ukrainian Fauna. Communication 1. Spirochona gemmipara ... 87-92

SWIDERSKI Z., SALAMATIN R. V., TKACH V. V. Electron Microscopical Study of Spermatozoa of the Cestode Dilepis undula (Cyclophyllidea, Dilepididae) ... 93-97

KUZMIN Y. I., SHARPILO V. P. On the Paratenic Parasitism in the Nematodes from the Family Rhabdiasidae - Parasites of Anguid Lizards (Anguidae) ... 99-101

MOSKALENKO P. G., PILETSKAJA I. V. Influence of Insegar Juvenoid on Honeybee and Varroa jacobsoni Mites ... 103-105

FURSOV V. N. Discovery of Four Species of Trichogramma (Hymenoptera, Trichogrammatidae), New for the Fauna of England ... 107-113

BARKALOV A. V., POPOV G. V. About Nomenclature of Eumerus tauricus (Diptera, Syrphidae) ... 115-118

CHERNICHKO R. N. The Growth and Development of Riparia riparia (Passeriformes, Hirundinidae) Nestlings in the South of Ukraine ... 119-122

BOGDANOVICH I. A. Foot Transformations in Early Evolution of Birds ... 123-127

NESIN V. A. The Most Ancient Find of Mouse of the Genus Progonomys (Rodentia, Muridae) in the Late Miocene of Ukraine ... 129-132

Information and Chronicle

ZAGORODNIUK I., TYSHCHENKO V. The 6th Seminar School "Macrotheriofauna, its Present State and Perspectives of Preservation" ... 133-134


KAMENEVA E. P. New Replacement Names in the Family Ulidiidae (Diptera, Cyclorrhapha) ... 16

KAMENEVA E. P. New Synonyms of Euxesta pechumani (Diptera, Ulidiidae) ... 16

SHESHURAK P. N., SHEVCHENKO V. L., TKACH L. M. About Distribution the Capricorn-beetles (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae) in Chernigov Region ... 36

SHEVCHENKO S. M. About Distribution of the Genus Sylvaemus in Livoberezhnaya Ukraine ... 46

SHEVCHENKO S. M. New Data about Distribution of Hamster (Cricetus cricetus) Melanism in Livoberezhnaya Ukraine ... 46

DMITRIEVA E. V., GERASEV P. I. Two New Gyrodactylus Species from the Black Sea Fish ... 98

LOSOVSOVSKAYA G. V. Mass Development of Anomalous Specivtns of Nereis (Neanthes) succinea (Polychaeta, Nereidae) in the North-Western Black Sea ... 102

DOMASHEVSKY S. V., HERA G. P. Record of Unusual Early Breeding of the White-Tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) in Ukraine ... 106

MOSKALENKO Yu. O. Pygmy Cormorant in the Delta of Dnieper ... 114

SUTSHKOV S. A New Record of Hamaeris lucina (Lepidoptera, Riodinidae) from Southern Ukraine ... 128

DYKYI I. V. A Find of the Aesculapian Snake (Elaphe longissima) on the Territory of Lviv Region ... 128