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Studies on the Eriophyid mites( Acarina Eriophyoidea) of India 3. Description of five new species of Calacarus from West Bengal with key to Indian species

Chakrabarti, S. and Mondal, S.

1980 - Volume: 21 Issue: 3-4 pages: 396-407


Eriophyoidea Calacarus new species India


Five new species of eriophyid mites under the genus Calacarus Keifer, viz. C. araliae infesting Aralia sp., C. capsica infesting Capsicum frutescens L., C. keiferi infesting Clerodendrum viscosum Vent., C. swietensis infesting Swietenia mahogoni L. and C. quisqualis infesting Quisqualis indica L. are described. Relationship of new species with the other known species of the genus have been discussed. A key for separating the Indian species has also been provided.

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