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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.19.1.6

Eriophyoidea (Acari) on Solanaceous plants from Argentina, with description of a new species of Rhynacus (Diptilomiopidae) and a key to species

CARLOS H.W. FLECHTMANN, MARÍA C. BALLARI, SARA L. QUINTANA DE QUINTEROS

Abstract


Rhynacus acerioides Flechtmann sp.n., a slender, elongate mite, resembling eriophyids in the genus Aceria, is described from all motile stages, from Solanum lorentzii Bitter (Solanaceae) leaves, a weed in tobacco fields in Jujuy, Argentina. A key to the world species of Rhynacus is given.


Keywords


Acari; Eriophyoidea; Taxonomy; Solanaceae; Argentina

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