Brachytydeus monticola (Ueckermann and Meyer)

Ueckermann, Edward A. & Grout, Timothy G., 2007, Tydeoid mites (Acari: Tydeidae, Edbakerellidae, Iolinidae) occurring on Citrus in southern Africa, Journal of Natural History 41 (37 - 40), pp. 2351-2378: 2362

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222930701589921

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/464587D1-8B41-FFD3-FF67-FF5BFCC0FD91

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Brachytydeus monticola (Ueckermann and Meyer)
status

nov. comb.

Brachytydeus monticola (Ueckermann and Meyer)   nov. comb.

Paralorryia monticola Ueckermann and Meyer 1979b, p 118   .

Material examined

South Africa: North-West Province : one female from Citrus limon, Mooidoring   farm, near Brits (25 ° 37.69S, 27 ° 46.69E), 10 October 2002, E. A. Ueckermann GoogleMaps   .

Diagnosis

Adults. This species can be defined by the following combination of characters: dorsum striated with a small reticulate area anteriorly on prodorsum and reticulated elements distributed randomly on opisthosoma, dorsal setae lanceolate, faintly setose and curved, striae with semi-lunar lobes and leg tarsi with empodial claws.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Prostigmata

Family

Tydeidae

Genus

Brachytydeus

Loc

Brachytydeus monticola (Ueckermann and Meyer)

Ueckermann, Edward A. & Grout, Timothy G. 2007
2007
Loc

Paralorryia monticola

Ueckermann and Meyer 1979: 118
1979