Bryobia rugosa Livshits & Mitrofanov, 1966,

Zhovnerchuk, Olga & Auger, Philippe, 2019, Spider mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) from the Black Sea Biosphere Reserve (Ukraine): faunistic survey, reinstatement of the genus Georgiobia Wainstein, 1960 and description of a new species, Zootaxa 4559 (2), pp. 321-338: 325

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Bryobia rugosa Livshits & Mitrofanov, 1966


Bryobia rugosa Livshits & Mitrofanov, 1966 

Specimens examined. 3♀♀, Artemisia  sp., Solenoozerny area , BSBR, 0 3.07.1991, S. Pogrebnyak  .

Previously, the species was reported from the Crimea associated with Galium aparine  ( Rubiaceae  ) ( Mitrofanov et al., 1987). In the present study this species was recorded on a new host plant that belongs to Compositae  .