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Tetranychid mites of Tasmania

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Miller, LW (1966) Tetranychid mites of Tasmania. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, 100. pp. 53-68. ISSN 0080-4703

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Abstract

Formerly only four species of the family Tetranychidae had been recorded from Tasmania. Collections of mites from both introduced and native plants have revealed that the family is represented by ten genera of which two are new. Fifteen species, five being new, are now recorded from the State. The following new genera and species are described:- New genera-Synonychus, Tylonychus. New species-Synonychus eucalypti, Eutetranychus acaciae, Tylonychus tasmaniensis, Eotetranychus hudsoni and Tetranychus rhagodiae. In addition the male of Schizonobia sycophanta Wom. is described for the first time.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 53-68
ISSN: 0080-4703
Additional Information: Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania
Date Deposited: 29 May 2012 03:53
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:37
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/14277
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