Agistemus brasiliensis Matioli, Ueckermann and Oliveira,

Johann, Liana, Carvalho, Gervásio Silva, Majolo, Fernanda & Ferla, Noeli Juarez, 2013, Stigmaeid mites (Acari: Stigmaeidae) from vineyards in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Zootaxa 3701 (2), pp. 238-256: 240

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Agistemus brasiliensis Matioli, Ueckermann and Oliveira
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Agistemus brasiliensis Matioli, Ueckermann and Oliveira 

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Agistemus brasiliensis Matioli, Ueckermann and Oliveira, 2002: 106  , figs. 6–10.

Material examined. CAS-08 (MCN). 4 females from Bento Gonçalves: 1 female from Vitis vinifera  L., Chardonnay cultivar, 3 January 2007, coll. C.L. Klock; 2 females on same host, Merlot cultivar, 9 April 2007, coll. C.L. Klock; 1 female from Solanum americanum Mill.  , 15 January 2006, coll. T.B. Horn. 1 female from Boqueirão do Leão, Vitis labrusca  L., Bordeaux cultivar, 8 January 2006, coll. T.B. Horn.

Distribution. This species was reported on Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, associated with Panonychus citri (McGregor)  ( Tetranychidae  ) and Brevipalpus phoenicis (Geijskes)  ( Tenuipalpidae  ) (Matioli et al. 2002). It is the only species collected on yerba mate in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. The population peaks of this species and Disella ilicicola  ( Eriophyidae  ) are coincided (Ferla et al. 2005).

Measurements of this species are provided in Table 1.