Stigmaeopsis malkovskii Wainstein, 1956

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: 335

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4559.2.6

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:808CB774-BC1B-428F-AEB6-8266AD3984F1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F67E4822-CA79-F33D-10A5-EF78D4EDFBAF

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scientific name

Stigmaeopsis malkovskii Wainstein, 1956
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Stigmaeopsis malkovskii Wainstein, 1956  

Specimens examined. 1♀, Petasites   sp., Volyzhyn forest , BSBR, 0 7.10.1991, L. Kolodochka   ; 1♀, Scorzonera   sp., Ivano-Rybalchansky area , BSBR (46°27'N, 31°10'E), 10.06.2015, O. Zhovnerchuk GoogleMaps   ; 2♀♀, Calamagrostis   sp., Solenoozerny area , BSBR (46°27'N, 31°59'E), 15.06.2015, O. Zhovnerchuk GoogleMaps   ; 2♀♀, Tanacetum   sp., Solenoozerny area , BSBR (46°27'N, 31°59'E), 15.06.2015, O. Zhovnerchuk GoogleMaps   .

This mite species was previously found on Calamagrostis   sp. in Kazakhstan only. In Ukraine S. malkovskii   was recorded by I. Akimov on Bolboschoenus   sp. in the river basin of Luhansk region (personal communication). In BSBR, S. malkovskii   specimens are recorded in all the investigated areas. In each of them this species is found on a different host belonging to the family Asteraceae   .