Neoseiulus tunus ( De Leon, 1967 )

Ferla, Noeli Juarez, Johann, Liana, Klock, Crisna, Majolo, Fernanda & Botton, Marcos, 2011, Phytoseiid mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) from vineyards in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil, Zootaxa 2976, pp. 15-31 : 22

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.204387

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6194875

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scientific name

Neoseiulus tunus ( De Leon, 1967 )
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Neoseiulus tunus ( De Leon, 1967)

Typhlodromips tunus De Leon, 1967: 29 ; Denmark & Muma, 1973: 253. Amblyseius tunus .— Feres & Moraes, 1998: 126.

Neoseiulus tunus .— De Leon, 1967: 29.

Specimens examined. BENTO GONÇALVES: Chardonnay, V. vinifera, Leaf, III- 2007 (2). Pinot Noir, V. vinifera, Leaf, IV- 2007 (1). BOQUEIRÃO DO LEÃO: Bordo (Ives), V. labrusca, Leaf, I/ 2007 (4); S. americanum : I/ 2007 (9); Cabernet Sauvignon, V. labrusca, Leaf, IV/ 2006 (4); Buds, IX/ 2006 (1).

Two females were measured: dorsal shield 301 (295–307) long and 179 (175–182) wide, j 1 25, j 3 26 (25–27), j 4 9 (7–10), j 5 9 (7–10), j 6 15, J 2 15, J 5 8 (7–8), z 2 21 (20–22), z 4 32 (30–33), z 5 12 (10–13), Z 1 24 (23–24), Z 4 47 (45–48), Z 5 75, s 4 44 (40–47), S 2 35 (33–37), S 4 16 (15–17), S 5 13 (12–13), r 3 26 (25–27), R 1 15, SgIV 18 (17–18), StIV 26 (25–27), st 1 -st 3 64 (57–70), st 2 -st 2 68 (67–68), GG 60 (58–62), ventrianal shield 77 (75–78) anterior wide, 63 (60–65) posterior wide and 104 (100–107) long, spermatheca cervix 11 (10–12), fixed digit 32 (30–33), movable digit 29 (27–30).

Previous records in Brazil. Mato Grosso ( Demite et al., 2009), Rio Grande do Sul ( Lorenzato, 1988; Ferla & Moraes, 1998; 2002); São Paulo ( Denmark & Muma, 1973; Feres & Moraes, 1998). All measurements agree with the original description, except j 4 and j 5 which are shorter. This is one of the most common phytoseiid mites in untreated apple orchards in Rio Grande do Sul ( Ferla & Moraes, 1998).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Neoseiulus

Loc

Neoseiulus tunus ( De Leon, 1967 )

Ferla, Noeli Juarez, Johann, Liana, Klock, Crisna, Majolo, Fernanda & Botton, Marcos 2011
2011
Loc

Typhlodromips tunus De Leon, 1967 : 29

Feres 1998: 126
Denmark 1973: 253
De 1967: 29
1967
Loc

Neoseiulus tunus

De 1967: 29
1967