Aculops arabis,

Monfreda, Rosita & Lillo, Enrico De, 2012, Eriophyoid mites (Acari: Eriophyoidea) on Brassicaceae: a new species of Metaculus from Turkey and remarks on other species associated with brassicaceous plants, Zootaxa 3154, pp. 47-60: 56

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Aculops arabis


7. Aculops arabis  Keifer 1972.

Keifer 1972 — ARS ‒ USDA C 7: 5, pl. 3.

Type data. Arabis  sp. prob. lyallii Wats., a rock cress; Talus slope, southern side of Virginia Lakes, East of Yosemite Valley, Mono Co., elev. 2743‒3048 m, California, USA.

General distribution. Nearctic (only California).

Relation to the host. Leaf crumpling and upper surface lobing.

Remarks. No other reports are available for this species.


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