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A new genus and two new species of mites (Acari) phoretic or parasitic on Neotropical Chrysomelidae (Coleoptera)

Fain, A. and Santiagoblay, J.A.

1993 - Volume: 34 Issue: 4 pages: 337-343


Histiostomatidae Erythraeidae new taxa phoretic parasitic South America Caribbean Chrysomelidae


A new genus, a new subgenus, and two new species of mites (Acari) are described from Caribbean and South American Chrysomelidae (Coleoptera): Ancyranoetus virkkii n. gen., n. sp. (Histiostomatidae) from Lema nigripes (Criocerinae) in Puerto Rico and Momorangia (Neomomorangia) asphaerae n. subg., n. sp. (Erythraeidae) collected from Asphaera sp. (Alticinae) in Brazil.

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