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Tetranychus gigas Pritchard & Baker, 1955

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Brazil & USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Pritchard, E. and Baker, E. W. (1955). A revision of the spider mite family Tetranychidae. Pacific Coast Entomological Society Memoirs 2: 1-472.

 

Other references:

Baker, E. W. and Tuttle, D. M. (1994). A Guide to the Spider Mites Tetranychidae) of the United States. Indira, Michigan, 347 pp.

Bolland, H. R., Gutierrez, J. and Flechtmann, C. H. W. (1998). World Catalogue of the Spider Mite Family (Acari: Tetranychidae) . Brill, Leiden, 392 pp.

Návia, Denise and Flechtmann, Carlos H. W. (2004). Rediscovery and redescription of Tetranychus gigas (Acari, Prostigmata, Tetranychidae). Zootaxa 547: 1-8.

Tuttle, D. M., Baker, E. W. and Abbatiello, M. (1974). Spider mites from northwestern and north cen-tral Mexico (Acarina: Tetranychidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 171: 1-18.

 

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