Neoseiulus tunus (DeLeon),

Lofego, A. C., De Moraes, G. J. & Castro, L. A. S., 2004, Phytoseiid mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) on Myrtaceae in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, Zootaxa 516, pp. 1-18: 8

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.157769

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6FB6CEC5-B2D5-49D2-BB84-2A714765464A

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3508779

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F48911-FFCE-FFA2-9D0D-FBAE252E9E6E

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scientific name

Neoseiulus tunus (DeLeon)
status

 

Neoseiulus tunus (DeLeon) 

Typhlodromips tunus DeLeon, 1967: 29  ; Denmark & Muma, 1973: 253; Moraes et al., 1986: 151. Amblyseius tunus, Feres & Moraes, 1998: 126  .

Neoseiulus tunus, Ferla & Moraes, 2002: 872  ; Chant & McMurtry; 2003: 21; Moraes et al., 2004: 148.

Specimens examined: Pirassunuga: M. guianensis  , I­ 2000 (2). Luiz Antônio: C. pubescens  , V­ 2000 (3), I­ 2001 (1).

Associated phytophagous mites: no phytophagous mites were found associated with this species.

Previous records: Brazil — Mato Grosso ( Ferla & Moraes, 2002), Rio Grande do Sul, São Paulo; Guadeloupe; Jamaica; Marie­Galante; Martinique and Peru.

Remarks: The measurements of 6 adult females collected are similar to those given in the original description. The average measurements followed by the respective ranges (in parentheses) are: dorsal shield length 277 (258–290), width 176 (168–183), j 1 23 (20–25), j 3 27 (25–30), j 4 13 (13–15), j 5 13 (13–15), j 6 19 (18–20), J 2 20 (18–23), J 5 8, z 2 21 (20– 23), z 4 28 (25–30), z 5 15 (13–18), Z 1 23 (23–25), Z 4 42 (38–45), Z 5 67 (63–73), s 4 37 (35–40), S 2 32 (28–33), S 4 19 (15–23), S 5 11 (10–13), r 3 22 (20–23), R 1 15 (13–18), Sge IV 20 (18–23), Sti IV 17 (15–18), St IV 33 (30–35), St 1 –St 3 58 (55–60), St 2 –St 2 63 (60– 68), St 5 –St 5 60 (58–63), length of ventrianal shield 97 (85–103), width at ZV 2 level 73 (65–75), width at anus level 58 (53–60), length of calyx of spermatheca 8.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Neoseiulus

Loc

Neoseiulus tunus (DeLeon)

Lofego, A. C., De Moraes, G. J. & Castro, L. A. S. 2004
2004
Loc

Neoseiulus tunus

Moraes 2004: 148
Ferla 2002: 872
2004
Loc

Typhlodromips tunus

Feres 1998: 126
Moraes 1986: 151
Denmark 1973: 253
DeLeon 1967: 29
1973