Phytoseius guianensis DeLeon,

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: 11-12

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3503116

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scientific name

Phytoseius guianensis DeLeon
status

 

Phytoseius guianensis DeLeon 

Phytoseius guianensis DeLeon, 1965: 18  . Denmark, 1966: 23. Denmark & Muma, 1973: 269. Moraes & McMurtry, 1983: 144; Moraes et al., 1986: 211; 2004: 239.

Specimens examined: São Carlos: C. pubescens  , VII­ 2000 (2), X­ 2000 (1); M. venulosa  , X­ 2000 (1). Pirassununga: C. pubescens  , XI­ 2000 (1); M. guianensis  , XI­ 2000 (1); M. venulosa  , X­ 2001 (2); P. guajava  , VII­ 2000 (5), X­ 2001 (1). Luiz Antonio, C. pubescens  I­ 2000 (2), X­ 2001 (1).

Associated phytophagous mites: Tenuipalpus  sp. on C. pubescens  ; Oligonychus  sp. on C. pubescens  and M. venulosa  .

Previous records: Brazil — Bahia, Ceará, Paraíba, Pernambuco, Piauí, Rio Grande do Sul, São Paulo; Guyana and Venezuela.

Remarks: The measurements of 5 adult females collected are similar to those given in the original description. The average measurements followed by the respective ranges (in parentheses) are: dorsal shield length 271 (263–275), width 140 (138–143), j 1 18 (18–20), j 3 19 (18–20), j 4 15 (13–15), j 5 13 (13–15), j 6 14 (13–15), J 2 14 (13–15), J 5 6 (5–8), z 2 14 (13–15), z 3 19 (18–20), z 4 19 (18–20), z 5 13 (13–15), Z 4 20 (18–20), Z 5 34 (30–38), s 4 26 (25–28), s 6 28 (25–30), r 3 23 (20–25), R 1 16 (15–18), St IV 25 (23–28), St 1 –St 3 64 (60–68), St 2 –St 2 63 (60–65), St 5 –St 5 51 (50–53), length of ventrianal shield 93 (88–98), width at ZV 2 level 45 (43–48), width at anus level 45 (43–50), length of calyx of spermatheca 6 (5–6).

The measurements of a single male are: dorsal shield length 225, width 140, j 1 15, j 3 15, j 4 13, j 5 13, j 6 13, J 2 13, J 5 5, z 3 15, z 4 15, z 5 13, Z 4 15, Z 5 20, s 4 18, s 6 20, r 3 15, R 1 10, St IV 20, width of ventrianal shield 142 at anterior corners, length of shaft of spermadactyl 20. Only measurements of length and width of the dorsal shield and length of shaft of spermadactyl of this species were given in the original description. These measurements are similar those given in this paper.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Phytoseius

Loc

Phytoseius guianensis DeLeon

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

Phytoseius guianensis

Moraes 1986: 211
Moraes 1983: 144
Denmark 1973: 269
Denmark 1966: 23
DeLeon 1965: 18
1966