Eriophyidae

Navia, Denise, Duarte, Mercia Elias & Flechtmann, Carlos H. W., 2021, Eriophyoid mites (Acari: Prostigmata) from Brazil: an annotated checklist, Zootaxa 4997 (1), pp. 1-152: 12

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4997.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7E841E6-7ECB-4A59-89D3-7B001AB67EA7

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C38783-FFA3-C450-FF06-FEB416457027

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Eriophyidae
status

 

Eriophyidae   , Phyllocoptinae   , Acaricalini  

012 * Acaricalus souzae Navia & Flechtmann, 2007: 39   .

Type host. Ipomoea purpurea   (L.) Roth ( Convolvulaceae   ).

Type locality. Gonçalves , Minas Gerais, Brazil (22°39’31”S, 45°51’16”W) GoogleMaps   .

Relationship to host plant. Vagrants, causing no apparent symptoms ( Navia & Flechtmann 2007).

Remarks. Only known from the type host/locality.

Type host plant status in Brazil. Native climbing vine, not endemic, widely distributed in Brazil ( Flora do Brasil 2020)   .