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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.11.12

Contribution to the knowledge of the genera Euseius Wainstein and Gynaseius Wainstein (Acari: Mesostigmata: Amblyseiinae) from Taiwan 

Jhih-Rong Liao, Chyi-Chen Ho, Xiao-Duan Fang, Ko Chiun-Cheng

Abstract


Euseius nicholsi (Ehara & Lee), E. sojaensis (Ehara), and Gynaseius santosoi (Ehara) are reported for the first time from Taiwan. The new records were re-described based on Taiwanese specimens collected from various plants. In addition, a new species, E. oolong sp. nov., was described and illustrated. Identification keys for Taiwanese species of Euseius Wainstein and world species of genus Gynaseius Wainstein are provided.


Keywords


Euseius, Gynaseius, taxonomy, Taiwan, new species, new record

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