Volume 42, No. 1 (January-February, 2008)

Fauna and Systematics

Khaustov A. A. Four New Species of Mites of the Genus Bakerdania (Acari, Heterostigmata, Pygmephoroidea) from Crimea ... 3–10 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Kovblyuk M. M. Spiders of the Genus Drassodes (Aranei, Gnaphosidae) of the Crimean Fauna ... 11–24 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Fedotova Z. À., Perkovsky Å. E. New Taxa of Gall Midges (Diptera, Cecidomyiidae) from Dubrovitsa (Rovno Amber) ... 27–40 [abstract] [full text in PDF]


Mazei Yu. A., Bubnova O. A. Community Structure of Testate Amoebae (Testacealobosea, Testaceafilosea, Amphitremidae) Inhabiting Soil Sphagnum Biotopes in Mixed Forests in the Middle Volga Region ... 41–48 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Kovtun O. A., Makarov Yu. N. Features of Biology and Morphology of a Rare in the Black Sea Shrimp Tysmata seticaudata (Decapoda, Natantia, Hippolytidae) ... 49–55 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Blinova N. K. Morphological Peculiarities of Olfac¬tory System in the Grass Shrimp, Pandalus kessleri (Decapoda, Pandalidae) ... 57–62 [abstract] [full text in PDF]


Melnikova E. B. Seasonal Variability of Age Structure in the Catches of the Black Sea Sprat, Sprattus sprattus phalericus (Pisces, Clupeidae) ... 63–68 [abstract] [full text in PDF]


Kravchenko N. I. Reasons of the Extinction of Dinosaurs Inside the Continents ... 69–75 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Short Communications

Peshich V., Gerecke R. A New Species of Water Mites (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Sperchontidae) from Himalaya Mountains (Nothern India) ... 77–80 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Ovchinnikov S. V., Ahmad B., Inayatullah M. Description of a New Spider Species of the Genus Gnaphosa (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) from Pakistan ... 81–83 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Zerova M. D., Seryogina L. Ya. A New Species of the Genus Pseudotorymus (Hymenoptera, Torymidae) from the Crimea ... 85–86 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Appak B. A. Population Structure and Seasonal Movements of the Great Tit, Parus major (Passeriformes, Paridae), in the Crimea ... 87–91 [abstract] [full text in PDF]

Men of Science

Stryukov A. A. Mikhail Vladimirovich Yurakhno (on the occasion of the 70th birthday) ... 93–94


Korobchenko M. European Mole (Talpa europaea) in the Derkul River Valley on the border of Ukraine and Russian Federation ... 26

Utevsky S. Yu., Atemasov A. A., Mazepa G. O., Utevsky A. Yu., Utevska O. M., Zinenko O. I. New Information on the Distribution of the Medicinal Leech, Hirudo (Hirudinea) in Ukraine, Central Asia, Azerbaijan and the Northern Caucasus ... 56

Dyatlova E. S., Martynov A. V. Interesting Records of Odonata in the South-Western Ukraine ... 76

Dyatlova E. S., Czachorowski S. New Data on the Caddisflies (Trichoptera) from Moldova ... 76

Khaustov A. A., Nikulina T. V. The First Record of Tomicus destruens (Coleoptera, Scolytidae) in Ukraine ... 84

Vychalkovskaya N. V., Kramarenko S. S. Find of Brephulopsis cylindrica (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Buliminidae) in Kyiv City ... 92

Zhakov A. V., Kovalyev I. V. A Find of the South-Westernmost Population of Neolycaena rhymnus (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) ... 92