Brachytydeus podocarpa ( Baker , 1968 ),

Silva, Guilherme Liberato Da, Cunha, Uemerson Silva Da, Rocha, Matheus Dos Santos, Panou, Eleni N. & Ferla, Noeli Juarez, 2014, Tydeid and triophtydeid mites (Acari: Tydeoidea) associated with grapevine (Vitaceae: Vitis spp.) in Brazil, with the descriptions of species of Prelorryia (André, 1980) and Tydeus Koch, 1835, Zootaxa 3814 (4), pp. 495-511: 498-499

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3814.4.3

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scientific name

Brachytydeus podocarpa ( Baker , 1968 )
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Brachytydeus podocarpa ( Baker, 1968) 

( Fig. 2View FIGURE 2 A –C)

Brachytydeus podocarpa André, 2005: 975  –1001. Lorryia podocarpa Baker, 1968: 994  .

Female (n = 2). Dimensions: length of idiosoma 170 195 (170–220) and width 132 143 (132–153).

Dorsum ( Fig. 2View FIGURE 2 A)—Prodorsum recurved, 11 pairs of short, club-shaped dorsal setae, trichobothrium whip-like, smooth, longer than dorsal setae. Setal measurements as follows: ro 10 13 (10–15), la 10 14 (10–18), bo 30 32 (30–33), ex 10 13 (10–15), c 1 10 12 (10–13), c 2 10 13 (10–15), d 1 10 13 (10–15), e 1 10 12 (10–14), f 1 11 12 (11–13), f 2 11 12 (11–13), h 1 12 13 (12–14), h 2 12 13 (12–14), ps 1 10 10 (10) on ventral side and ps 2 not visible. Dorsal reticulation forms discrete areas divided by striae.

Venter —Anogenital area not visible. Epimeral formula: 3 - 1-4 - 2.

Gnathosoma  ( Fig. 2View FIGURE 2 B)—Setal pattern of palp (tarsus –genu): 5 - 2 - 2, tarsus with seta p' ζ not T-shaped distally, d smooth. Cheliceral stilettos length 8 11 (8–13); length of palp 38 43 (38–48).

Legs ( Fig. 2View FIGURE 2 C)—Length of legs I –IV as follows: leg I 75 103 (75–130), leg II 60 73 (60–85), leg III 70 83 (70–95) and leg IV 75 94 (75–113). All legs with two claws and a hairy empodium, empodial hooks absent. Solenidion (ωI) on tarsus I slender, longer than half width of tarsus. Tarsus I with ft' shorter than ft''. Leg setal formulae as follows (tarsus –trochanter): Leg I: 8 (1 ω)- 3 - 3 - 3 - 1; Leg II: 6 (1 ω)- 2 - 2-3 -0; Leg III: 5 - 2 - 1-2 - 1; Leg IV: 5 - 2 - 1 - 1 -0.

Male: Not found.

Material examined. Brazil: One female collected from Bordeaux variety ( Vitis labrusca  ), Boqueirão do Leão County, State of Rio Grande do Sul, 08/I/ 2007, coll. Horn, T.B. One female from same data except 16 /III/ 2006. Deposited at Museu de Ciências Naturais, UNIVATES - Centro Universitário, Lajeado, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil.

Distribution. This is the first record of this species from the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Baker (1968) reported this species on Podocarpus usambarensis Pilger  from Democratic Republic of Congo.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Prostigmata

Family

Tydeidae

Genus

Brachytydeus

Loc

Brachytydeus podocarpa ( Baker , 1968 )

Silva, Guilherme Liberato Da, Cunha, Uemerson Silva Da, Rocha, Matheus Dos Santos, Panou, Eleni N. & Ferla, Noeli Juarez 2014
2014
Loc

Brachytydeus podocarpa André, 2005 : 975

Andre 2005: 975
Baker 1968: 994
2005