Phytoseius hongkongensis Swirski & Shechter

Oliveira, Daniel C., Charanasri, Vatana, Kongchuensin, Manita, Konvipasruang, Ploychompoo, Chandrapatya, Angsumarn & De, Gilbert, 2012, Phytoseiidae of Thailand (Acari: Mesostigmata), with a key for their identification, Zootaxa 3453, pp. 1-24: 17

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.282177

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Phytoseius hongkongensis Swirski & Shechter
status

 

Phytoseius hongkongensis Swirski & Shechter 

Phytoseius hongkongensis Swirski & Shechter, 1961: 99  ; Moraes et al., 2004 b: 240; Chant & McMurtry, 2007: 129.

Phytoseius (Pennaseius) hongkongensis  .— Ehara & Bhandhufalck, 1977: 46; Ehara & Lee, 1971: 70; Moraes et al., 1986: 211.

Specimens examined. Three females, on Flacourtia indica (Burm. F.) Merr.  , at Nakhon Pathom Province, December 1996; two females, on Ziziphus mauritiana  , at Kanchanaburi Province, June 1996.

Female

Dorsal shield 274 (264–294) long and 145 (135–150) wide; j 1 28 (25–30), j 3 72 (70–75), j 4 5 (4–5), j 5 4 (4–5), j 6 6 (5–6), J 2 9 (7–10), J 5 6 (6–7), z 2 17 (16–18), z 3 44 (39–47), z 4 10 (8–12), z 5 4, Z 4 79 (75–82), Z 5 80 (75–84), s 4 103 (102–106), s 6 84 (80–90), r 3 45 (43–47), R 1 16 (15–17); distances between St 1 -St 3 61 (60–62), St 2 -St 2 69 (66–70), St 5 -St 5 64 (63–66); ventrianal shield 97 (95–100) long, 55 (52–58) wide at level of ZV 2, 46 (44–49) at anus level; calyx of spermatheca 10 (9–12) long; fixed cheliceral digit 26 (25–27) long, movable cheliceral digit 29 (29–30) long; Sge IV 29 (28–31), Sti IV 32 (31–32), St (basitarsus) IV 26 (24–28), St (telotarsus) IV 27 (25–28). Chaetotaxy: genu II 2, 2/ 0-2 / 0, 1; genu III 1, 2/ 0-2 / 0, 1.

Previous records. Australia, Benin (Ueckermann et al., 2007), China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawy (Ueckermann et al., 2007), Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand (Provinces of Chiang Mai and Nakhon Pathom, Ehara & Bhandhufalck, 1977).

Remarks. Measurements of the specimens examined are similar to those of the original description and those reported by Ehara & Lee (1971) for specimens from Hong Kong.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Phytoseius

Loc

Phytoseius hongkongensis Swirski & Shechter

Oliveira, Daniel C., Charanasri, Vatana, Kongchuensin, Manita, Konvipasruang, Ploychompoo, Chandrapatya, Angsumarn & De, Gilbert 2012

2012
Loc

Phytoseius hongkongensis

Chant 2007: 129
Moraes 2004: 240Swirski 1961: 99

2004
Loc

Phytoseius (Pennaseius) hongkongensis

Moraes 1986: 211
Ehara 1977: 46
Ehara 1971: 70

1977