Typhlodromus (Anthoseius) transvaalensis (Nesbitt)

Guanilo, Alberto Daniel, Moraes, Gilberto José De & Knapp, Markus, 2008, Phytoseiid mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) of the subfamilies Phytoseiinae Berlese and Typhlodrominae Wainstein from Peru, with descriptions of two new species, Zootaxa 1729, pp. 49-60: 57

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.181261

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scientific name

Typhlodromus (Anthoseius) transvaalensis (Nesbitt)
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Typhlodromus (Anthoseius) transvaalensis (Nesbitt) 

Kampimodromus transvaalensis Nesbitt 1951: 55  .

Typhlodromus jackmickleyi De  Leon 1958: 75 (synonym, according to Muma and Denmark 1968). Neoseiulus transvaalensis, Muma 1961: 295  .

Typhlodromus transvaalensis, Chant and Baker 1965: 5  ; Schicha 1981: 36; Moraes and Mesa 1988: 83. Clavidromus transvaalensis, Muma  and Denmark 1968: 238; Muma et al. 1970: 128. Typhlodromus (Anthoseius) transvaalensis, Chant and McMurtry 1994: 252  ; Moraes et al. 2004: 355.

FEMALE. (2 specimens measured)

Dorsal shield 385 (368–403) long, 234 (225–243) wide; j 1 30, j 3 42 (41–42), j 4 31 (30–31), j 5 34, j 6 38 (37–38), J 2 46, J 5 11 (10–12), z 2 24 (23–25), z 3 41, z 4 40, z 5 29 (28–30), Z 4 54 (50–58), Z 5 64 (61–66), s 4 49 (47–50), s 6 48, S 2 56 (55–56), S 4 59 (58–60), S 5 10 (9–10), r 3 37, R 1 44 (43–44); distances between ST 1 - ST 3 66 (65–68), ST 2 -ST 2 65 and ST 5 -ST 5 78 (75–80); ventrianal shield 135 (123–148) long, 84 (83–85) wide at level of ZV 2 and 80 (75–85) wide at level of anus; with 3 pairs of preanal setae [JV 1, JV 2 and ZV 2 (one specimen with JV 1 of one side off ventrianal shield)]; JV 5 59 (58–60); movable cheliceral digit 30 (29– 31) long, with 1 tooth; fixed cheliceral digit 32 (31–33) long, with 3 teeth; calyx of spermatheca 18 (15–20), distinctly more sclerotized for a third of its length next to vesicle; Sge IV 25 (24–25), Sti IV 29 (27–30), St IV 46 (45–47). Chaetotaxy: genu II - 2, 2/ 0, 2 / 0, 1; genu III - 1, 2/ 1, 2 / 0, 1.

Specimens examined. Lima: Huaral-Donoso, 1 -VIII- 2005, on A. huarango  (1 Ψ); Moquegua: Omate, 27 -VI- 2005, on Solanum tuberosum  (1 Ψ).

Previous records. Australia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Georgia, Hawaii, Israel, Jordan, New Caledonia, Panama, Peru- Ica ( Guanilo 2006), Philippines, Reunion Island, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, USA.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Typhlodromus

Loc

Typhlodromus (Anthoseius) transvaalensis (Nesbitt)

Guanilo, Alberto Daniel, Moraes, Gilberto José De & Knapp, Markus 2008

2008
Loc

Typhlodromus transvaalensis

Moraes 2004: 355Chant 1994: 252
Moraes 1988: 83
Schicha 1981: 36
Muma 1970: 128Muma 1968: 238Chant 1965: 5

1981
Loc

Kampimodromus transvaalensis

Nesbitt 1951: 55

Loc

Typhlodromus jackmickleyi

Muma 1961: 295De 1958: 75