Eriophyidae

Navia, Denise, Duarte, Mercia Elias & Flechtmann, Carlos H. W., 2021, Eriophyoid mites (Acari: Prostigmata) from Brazil: an annotated checklist, Zootaxa 4997 (1), pp. 1-152: 50

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4997.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7E841E6-7ECB-4A59-89D3-7B001AB67EA7

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C38783-FF99-C46A-FF06-FDCD168D7194

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Eriophyidae
status

 

Eriophyidae   , Cecidophyinae   , Colomerini  

Remark. genus only known from Brazil, up to date monospecific.

130 ** Esalquia centennaria Flechtmann, 2002: 41   .

Type host. Thelypteris sp.   ( Thelypteridaceae   ).

Type locality. Cananéia (24°53’32”S, 47°50’09”W), São Paulo, Brazil GoogleMaps   .

Relationship to host plant. Vagrants on underside of leaflets (Flechtmann 2002).

Remark. Type species in the genus Esalquia   . Only known from the type host/locality.

Type host plant status. Native ferns, not endemic, occurring in Amazônia , Cerrado and Mata Atlântica biomes ( Flora do Brasil 2020)   .