Euseius citrifolius

Moraes, Gilberto José De, Barbosa, Marina Ferraz De Camargo & Castro, Tatiane Marie Martins Gomes De, 2013, Phytoseiidae (Acari: Mesostigmata) from natural ecosystems in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, Zootaxa 3700 (3), pp. 301-347: 320-321

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3700.3.1

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scientific name

Euseius citrifolius
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Euseius citrifolius  Denmark & Muma

Euseius citrifolius  Denmark & Muma, 1970: 222; Moraes & McMurtry, 1983: 138; Moraes et al., 1986: 38; 1991: 131; 2004 b: 64; Feres & Moraes, 1998: 127; Gondim Jr. & Moraes, 2001: 74; Zacarias & Moraes, 2001: 580; Noronha & Moraes, 2002: 1114; Lofego et al., 2004: 4; 2009: 43; Chant & McMurtry, 2005 b: 215; 2007: 120; Guanilo et al., 2008 a: 11; 2008 b: 11.

Specimens examined. Itu, August 2002, 1 female on Rhododendron  sp. and 1 female on Trichilia clausseni  C.DC.; Piracicaba, July 2002, 2 females on Casearia sylvestris  Sw. and Piracicaba, August 2002, 2 females on Carica papaya  L

Previous records. Brazil [States of Bahia, Ceará, Maranhão, Minas Gerais, Paraíba, Pernambuco, Piauí, Rio Grande do Sul and São Paulo (Moraes et al., 2004 b); Paraná and Rio Grande do Norte (Furtado et al., 2005); Mato Grosso (Demite & Feres, 2007); Distrito Federal and Mato Grosso do Sul (Rezende & Lofego, 2011) and Roraima (Gondim Jr. et al., 2012)]; Colombia, Nicaragua, Paraguay and Peru (Moraes et al., 2004 b) and Argentina (Furtado et al., 2007).

Remarks. The measurements of the specimens collected differs from the original description by having longer j 4, j 6, J 2, r 3 and R 1, similar to reported on the redescription of this species provided by Moraes & McMurtry (1983), Feres & Moraes (1998), Gondim Jr. & Moraes (2001) and Lofego et al. (2004) based on specimens from different parts of Brazil.