First record of Amblyseius bryophilus Karg (Acari: Phytoseiidae) for the Turkish fauna


DÖKER İ. , Stathakis T. I. , KAZAK C.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, cilt.38, ss.375-377, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 38 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/zoo-1305-15
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.375-377

Özet

Amblyseius bryophilus Karg (Acari: Phytoseiidae) is recorded for the first time for the Turkish fauna. The specimens were collected on bean plants infested with Tetranychus urticae Koch (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Ayder plateau, Rize Province, Turkey. In this paper, the redescription of A. bryophilus based on the collected adult females and a key to the Turkish Amblyseius species are given.