Typhloseiulus eleonorae (Ragusa & Swirski, 1981), Ragusa & Swirski, 1981

Tixier, Marie-Stephane, Allam, Latifa, Douin, Martial & Kreiter, Serge, 2016, Phytoseiidae (Acari: Mesostigmata) of Morocco: new records, descriptions of five new species, re-descriptions of two species, and key for identification, Zootaxa 4067 (5), pp. 501-551: 529

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4067.5.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:902CB084-17BB-4952-B738-E6E4E989771B

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0F5E879D-2622-442E-9582-A072FC68FCC7

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scientific name

Typhloseiulus eleonorae (Ragusa & Swirski, 1981)
status

 

Typhloseiulus eleonorae (Ragusa & Swirski, 1981)  

Seiulus eleonorae Ragusa & Swirski, 1981: 269   .

This species has seldom been reported and is only known from three countries around the Mediterranean Sea. This species was only observed on oaks. Seven specimens among the nine collected were also observed on the genus Quercus   , suggesting a narrow relationship between this species and this plant genus. This is the first report of this species from Morocco.

Specimens examined: 2003, near Larache on Quercus suber   ( Fagaceae   ) (3 females), Knautia purpurea   ( Caprifoliaceae   ) (1 female), Road to Souk El Arba on Quercus suber   ( Fagaceae   ) (3 females, 1 male), Daphne gnidium   ( Thymelaeaceae   ) (1 female).

Previous records: France, Italy, Greece (Stathakis & Papadoulis, 2012).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Typhloseiulus

Loc

Typhloseiulus eleonorae (Ragusa & Swirski, 1981)

Tixier, Marie-Stephane, Allam, Latifa, Douin, Martial & Kreiter, Serge 2016
2016
Loc

Seiulus eleonorae

Ragusa & Swirski 1981: 269
1981