Amblyseius aerialis (Muma)

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: 39

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.201690

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scientific name

Amblyseius aerialis (Muma)
status

 

Amblyseius aerialis (Muma) 

Amblyseiopsis aerialis Muma.— 1955  : 264; Garman, 1958: 75.

Typhlodromus (Amblyseius) aerialis  .— Chant, 1959: 88; Muma, 1961: 287.

Amblyseius aerialis  .— De Leon, 1966: 91; Moraes & Mesa, 1988: 71; Denmark & Muma, 1989: 15; Kreiter & Moraes, 1997: 377; Feres & Moraes, 1998: 126; Moraes et al., 2000: 238; Kreiter et al., 2006: 8; Guanilo et al., 2008 b: 3.

Specimens examined. Jarabacoa (Cordillera Central), 30 -IX- 2008, one female and one male on Rubus  sp. ( Rosaceae  ); two females and one male on a unidentified Melastomataceae  . Las Galeras (Peninsula de Samaná), 3 -X- 2008, one female on Miconia  sp. ( Melastomataceae  ).

Remarks. This species has previously been recorded from Algeria, Bermuda, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Florida ( USA), Galápagos, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Louisiana ( USA), Martinique, Mexico, Perú and Venezuela. The measurements of the adult females collected are very similar to the re-descriptions of this species provided by De Leon (1966), Kreiter & Moraes (1997) and Kreiter et al. (2006) for specimens from British Guyana, Guadeloupe and Martinique, respectively.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Amblyseius

Loc

Amblyseius aerialis (Muma)

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

2011
Loc

Amblyseius aerialis

Guanilo 2008: 3
Kreiter 2006: 8
Moraes 2000: 238
Feres 1998: 126
Kreiter 1997: 377
Denmark 1989: 15
Moraes 1988: 71
De 1966: 91

1966
Loc

Typhlodromus (Amblyseius) aerialis

Chant 1959: 88

1959
Loc

Amblyseiopsis aerialis

Garman 1958: 75Muma 1955: 264

1958