Metaseiulus (Metaseiulus) camelliae (Chant & Yoshida­Shaul),

Lofego, A. C., De Moraes, G. J. & Castro, L. A. S., 2004, Phytoseiid mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) on Myrtaceae in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, Zootaxa 516, pp. 1-18: 13

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.157769

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6FB6CEC5-B2D5-49D2-BB84-2A714765464A

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3500436

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F48911-FFC5-FFA9-9D0D-FE8E20AB9D39

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Plazi

scientific name

Metaseiulus (Metaseiulus) camelliae (Chant & Yoshida­Shaul)
status

 

Metaseiulus (Metaseiulus) camelliae (Chant & Yoshida­Shaul) 

Typhlodromus camelliae Chant & Yoshida­Shaul 1983: 1053  ; Feres & Moraes 1998: 130. Typhlodromina camelliae, Moraes et al., 1986: 236  ; Zacarias & Moraes, 2001: 583. Metaseiulus (Metaseiulus) camelliae, Moraes et al., 2004: 278  .

Specimens examined: Luiz Antônio: P. guajava  , V­ 2000 (4).

Associated phytophagous mites: Abacarus  sp. and O. psidii  on P. guajava  .

Previous records: Brazil — Rio Grande do Sul, São Paulo; Uruguai.

Remarks: The measurements of 4 adult females collected are similar to those given in the original description. The average measurements followed by respective ranges (in parentheses) are: dorsal shield length 314 (310–318), width 166 (163–168), j 1 18 (18–20), j 3 20, j 4 13 (13–15), j 5 14 (13–15), j 6 16 (15–18), J 2 18 (18–20), J 5 11 (10–13), z 2 17 (15–18), z 3 19 (18–20), z 4 19 (18–20), z 5 14 (13–15), Z 4 31 (30–33), Z 5 41 (40–43), s 4 21 (20–23), s 6 23 (23–25), S 5 17 (15–18), r 3 16 (15–18), R 1 22 (20–23), St 1 –St 3 58, St 2 – St 2 55, length of calyx of spermatheca 14 (13–15).

The measurements of a single male are: dorsal shield length 250, width 105, j 3 13, j 4 10, j 5 10, j 6 10, J 2 13, J 5 10, z 2 10, z 3 13, z 4 13, z 5 10, Z 4 23, Z 5 28, s 4 15, s 6 15, S 5 13, R 1 15, width of ventrianal shield 130 at anterior corners, length of shaft of spermadactyl 15. Almost all measurements are between 10 and 30 % smaller than those given in the original description.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Metaseiulus

Loc

Metaseiulus (Metaseiulus) camelliae (Chant & Yoshida­Shaul)

Lofego, A. C., De Moraes, G. J. & Castro, L. A. S. 2004
2004
Loc

Typhlodromus camelliae Chant & Yoshida­Shaul 1983 : 1053

Moraes 2004: 278
Zacarias 2001: 583
Feres 1998: 130
Moraes 1986: 236
Chant 1983: 1053
1998