Homeopronematus anconai

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Tydeoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Subclassis: Acari
Superordo: Acariformes
Ordo: Trombidiformes
Subordo: Prostigmata
Cohort: Eupodina
Superfamilia: Tydeoidea

Familia: Iolinidae
Subfamilia: Pronematinae
Genus: Homeopronematus
Species: Homeopronematus anconai

Name edit

Homeopronematus anconai (Baker, 1943)

  • Type locality: Leaves of Buddleia verticillata, km 67 (Ahuacatitlán, Mor.) of the highway México-Cuernavaca (Mexico)
  • Holotype: USNM -

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Notes edit

  • The species was initially described by Baker (1943) on Mexican specimens.
  • It was redescribed by Knop & Hoy (1983) from the type slide (2 ♀♀) and adults collected in vineyards (Vitis vinifera L.) of the San Joaquin Valley (California).

References edit

  • Baker, E.W. 1943. Nuevos Tydeidae Mexicanos (Acarina). Revista de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural 4: 181–190 + plate XI. Reference page
  • Knop, N. & Hoy, M. 1983. Biology of a tydeid mite, Homeopronematus anconai (n. comb.) (Acari: Tydeidae), important in San Joaquin Valley vineyards. Hilgardia, 51(5):1-30.
  • Knop, N. 1985. Mating behavior in the tydeid mite Homeopronematus anconai (Acari: Tydeidae). Experimental & Applied Acarology 1: 115-125.