A new species of Pleuronectocelaeno (Acarina. Celaenopsidae) associated with bark beetles in North and Central America
1968 - Volume: 10 Issue: 2 pages: 191-205
KeywordsAcari Celaenopsidae Pleuronectocelaeno new species bark beetles North America Louisiana Central America
Descriptions and figures of adults and all immature instars are given for a new species of mite belonging to the genus Pleuronectocelaeno associated with bark beetles of the genera lps and Dendroctonus. The genus is defined, and a key to its species and subspecies is included. Pleuronectocelaeno austriaca barbara Athias-Henriot is recognized as a species distinct from P. austriaca Vitzthum, and includes two subspecies: P. barbara barbara and P. b. borealis nomen novum for P. austriaca sensu Sellnick (1951).
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