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Taxonomy and biology of some Pyemotidae (Acarina: Tarsonemoidea) inhabiting bark beetle galleries in North American conifers

Cross, E.A. and Moser, J.C.

1971 - Volume: 13 Issue: 1 pages: 47-64


Acari Pyemotidae insect hosts India coniferous forest Pyemotes Pygmephorus new species new subgenus


The Pyemotid genera Pygmephorus and Pyemotes are redefined. The former is divided into two morphologically and ecologically distinct subgenera, Pygmephorus sens strict. and Pygmephorellus subgen. n. Three new species, Pyemotes parviscolyti, Pygmephorus (subgen. Pygmephorellus) bennetti and P. (P.) brachycercus are described.

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