Eharius chergui (Athias-Henriot, 1960), Athias-Henriot, 1960

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: 507-508

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0F5E879D-2638-4435-9582-A7FAFC9CFE7A

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Plazi

scientific name

Eharius chergui (Athias-Henriot, 1960)
status

 

Eharius chergui (Athias-Henriot, 1960)  

Amblyseius chergui Athias-Henriot, 1960 a: 289   .

Typhlodromus chergui   .—Hirschmann, 1962: 19.

Amblyseius (Kampimodromus) chergui   .—Wainstein, 1962: 14. Eharius (Eharius) chergui   .—Kolodochka, 1995: 84. Eharius chergui   .—Moraes et al., 2004: 58.

This species was described from Algeria on Marrubium vulgare   . It has mainly been observed in the Mediterranean basin. It was already reported from Morocco by Tixier et al. (2003) on Marrubium vulgare   . This species has been mainly found on plant species of the family Lamiaceae   . Nothing is known of its biology.

Specimens examined: 2002, Oum Er Biaroad on Calamentha sp. ( Lamiaceae   ) (23 females), Beni Melal on an unknown plant (1 female); 2003, Abjelil on Centaurea pungens   ( Asteraceae   ) (2 females), Gorges of Zegzel on Marrubium vulgare   ( Lamiaceae   ) (7 females), Ras El Ma on Marrubium vulgare   ( Lamiaceae   ) (1 female), Cydonia oblonga   ( Rosaceae   ) (1 female), Oued Nja on Marrubium vulgare   ( Lamiaceae   ) (4 females, 3 males).

Previous records: Algeria, Israel, Morocco, USA.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Mesostigmata

Family

Phytoseiidae

Genus

Eharius

Loc

Eharius chergui (Athias-Henriot, 1960)

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

Amblyseius chergui

Athias-Henriot 1960: 289
1960