Phytoseius bennetti De

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: 45

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.201690

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B46C746E-FFE6-FFDC-FF3A-FB4CAF5FF9D0

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scientific name

Phytoseius bennetti De
status

 

Phytoseius bennetti De  Leon

Phytoseius (Pennaseius) benneti De Leon, 1965 b  : 14. Phytoseius (Phytoseius) bennetti  .— Denmark, 1966: 36. Phytoseius bennetti  .— Moraes et al., 2000: 260.

Specimens examined. Manabao (Cordillera Central), 30 -IX- 2008, two females and one male on Stigmatophyllum lingulatum (Poir.) Small  ( Malpighiaceae  ); one female on an unidentified plant.

Remarks. This species has previously been recorded from El Salvador, Honduras, Martinique, Puerto Rico and Trinidad-Tobago. Characteristics of the specimens collected agree well with the original description of the species. Measurements of three examined females are: Dorsal shield, 252 µm long (240–260), 114 µm wide (114– 115). Setae j 1: 17 (16–18), j 3: 27 (26–28), j 4, j 5, j 6, J 2: 7 (6–8), J 5: 7 (6–7), z 2: 8 (8–9), z 3: 35 (34–37), z 4: 10 (10– 11), z 5: 7 (7–8), Z 4: 45 (45–46), Z 5: 50 (48–52), s 4: 39 (38–42), s 6: 55 (53–58), r 3: 31 (29–32), R 1: 13 (12–14), JV 5: 41 (40–42), St IV: 21 (21–22).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Phytoseius

Loc

Phytoseius bennetti De

Ferragut, Francisco, Moraes, Gilberto Jose & Navia, Denise 2011

2011
Loc

Phytoseius (Pennaseius) benneti

Moraes 2000: 260
Denmark 1966: 36De 1965: 14

1966