Typhloseiopsis

Ferragut, Francisco, Moraes, Gilberto Jose & Navia, Denise, 2011, Phytoseiid mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) of the Dominican Republic, with a re-definition of the genus Typhloseiopsis De Leon, Zootaxa 2997, pp. 37-53: 50

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.201690

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B46C746E-FFE3-FFD9-FF3A-FC7AA8E3FA95

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Typhloseiopsis
status

 

Key for the world species of Typhloseiopsis 

1. Seta S 2 present......................................................... T. adventitius Ferragut & Moraes  n. sp.

- Seta S 2 absent........................................................................................ 2

2. Female with ventrianal shield...................................................... T. funiculatus De  Leon, 1965

- Female either with separate ventral and anal shields, or without ventral shield...................................... 3

3. Female with separate ventral and anal shields............................................................... 4

- Female without ventral shield............................................................................ 5

4. Calyx of spermatheca funnel-shaped........................................ T. neopritchardi Moraes & Mesa, 1988 

- Calyx of spermatheca short-saccular........................................... T. pritchardi ( Chant & Baker, 1965) 

5. Calyx of spermatheca tubular, about 5 times as long as its diameter; minor duct indistinct........ T. maryae McMurtry, 1983 

- Calyx of spermatheca slender, 20–25 times as long as its diameter; minor duct distinct, giving the impression of subdivided calyx....................................................................... T. theodoliticus De  Leon, 1959