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

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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)   .