Rhodacaridae Oudemans,

Alatawi, Fahad Jaber, Kamran, Muhammad & Mirza, Jawwad Hassan, 2018, Mesostigmatic mites (Acari: Mesostigmata) of Saudi Arabia (excluding Phytoseioidea), new records and a key to the known species, Zootaxa 4388 (3), pp. 373-394: 384

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4388.3.4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:146C59BA-CFEE-48CD-BDBC-5757EE24CDB4

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3251473D-DE49-FFFB-FF6F-FACFFCD40569

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Plazi

scientific name

Rhodacaridae Oudemans
status

 

Family Rhodacaridae Oudemans 

THREE RHODACARID gENERA VIz. Multidentorhodacarus  , Pennarhodeus  AND Protogamasellopsis  AND TWO SPECIES M. aegypticus  AND P. zaheri  ARE REPORTED NEW TO THE FAUNA OF SA. PREVIOUSLy, TWO SPECIES VIz Rhodacarus roseus  AND Rhodacarellus citri  WERE REPORTED FROM SA ( TABLE 1) OF WHICH THE FORMER SPECIES WAS ALSO RECORDED IN THE CURRENT STUDy AND IS PRESENTED WITH NEW HOST AND DISTRIBUTION DATA.