Neoseiulus plumosus

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: 41

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.201690

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Neoseiulus plumosus
status

 

Neoseiulus plumosus  Denmark & Muma

Neoseiulus plumosus  Denmark & Muma, 1975: 288.

Specimens examined. Jarabacoa (Cordillera Central), 30 -IX- 2008, one female on Psidium guajava  L. ( Myrtaceae  ). Manabao (Cordillera Central), 30 -IX- 2008, three females on Ocotea leucoxylon (Swartz) Lanessan  ( Lauraceae  ); five females on an unidentified plant.

Remarks. This species has previously been recorded from Puerto Rico. Until now, this species was known only from the original description. The setal measurements of five females collected are slightly longer than those given in the description of the species. Dorsal shield, 254 µm long (250–260) and 174 wide (162–192); ventrianal shield, 91 µm long (88–93) and 67 wide (65–68). Setae j 1: 23 (22–24), j 3: 23 (21–25), j 4, j 5: 14 (12–15), j 6, J 2: 20 (18–22), J 5: 8, z 2: 22 (20–24), z 4: 27 (26–28), z 5: 16 (15–16), Z 1: 25 (22–28), Z 4: 41 (38–45), Z 5: 62 (58–65), s 4: 36 (34–38), S 2: 31 (30–32), S 4: 19 (17–20), S 5: 12, r 3: 22, R 1: 16 (15–17), Sge IV: 19 (18–20), Sti IV: 18 (16–20), St IV: 31 (28–33).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Neoseiulus

Loc

Neoseiulus plumosus

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

2011
Loc

Neoseiulus plumosus

Denmark 1975: 288

1975