Neoseiulus taiwanicus (Ehara)

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: 11

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.282177

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scientific name

Neoseiulus taiwanicus (Ehara)
status

 

Neoseiulus taiwanicus (Ehara) 

Amblyseius (Amblyseius) taiwanicus Ehara, 1970: 56  ; Ehara & Bhandhufalck, 1977: 54.

Neoseiulus taiwanicus  .— Moraes et al., 1986: 97; 2004 b: 146; Chant & McMurtry, 2003 b: 27; 2007: 31.

Specimens examined. One female and two males, on Ananas comosus  (L.) Merr., at Phetchaburi Province, March 2004.

Female

Dorsal shield 320 long and 140 wide; j 1 10, j 3 10, j 4 8, j 5 8, j 6 7, J 2 8, J 5 7, z 2 9, z 4 9, z 5 8, Z 1 9, Z 4 15, Z 5 43, s 4 10, S 2 11, S 4 11, S 5 14, r 3 8, R 1 8; distances between St 1 -St 3 81, St 2 -St 2 50, St 5 -St 5 49; ventrianal shield 108 long, 87 wide at level of ZV 2; calyx of spermatheca 20 long; fixed cheliceral digit 20 long, movable cheliceral digit 27; St IV 20. Chaetotaxy: genu II 2, 2/ 0-2 / 0, 1; genu III 1, 2/ 1-2 / 0, 1.

Male

Dorsal shield 272–280 long and 122–130 wide; j 1 9, j 3 8–10, j 4 7–9, j 5 8, j 6 8–9, J 2 7–9, J 5 6–7, z 2 8, z 4 8, z 5 6–8, Z 1 8, Z 4 12, Z 5 35–38, s 4 8 –11, S 2 8 –10, S 4 11 –12, S 5 11 –12, r 3 8–10, R 1 8–9; ventrianal shield 100 long and 122–126 wide at level of anterior corners; fixed cheliceral digit 13–14 long, movable cheliceral digit 18–20; spermatodactyl 12 long; St IV 14–15. Chaetotaxy of genua II and III as in female.

Previous records. China, Philippines, Taiwan and Thailand (Provinces of Bangkok, Chachoengsao and Chiang Mai, Ehara & Bhandhufalck, 1977).

Remarks. Measurements of the female examined are similar to those of the original description.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Neoseiulus

Loc

Neoseiulus taiwanicus (Ehara)

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

2012
Loc

Neoseiulus taiwanicus

Chant 2003: 27
Moraes 1986: 97

1986
Loc

Amblyseius (Amblyseius) taiwanicus

Ehara 1977: 54Ehara 1970: 56

1977