hypopus


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hypopus

[′hī·pə·pəs]
(invertebrate zoology)
The resting larval stage of certain mites.
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TypeHolotype hypopus was collected from grainmarket at Rawalpindi from Gram (Cicer arientinum) grains on 09-03-12 and deposited in Department of Agri.
TypeHolotype hypopus was collected from grainmarket at Chakwal from Gram (Cicer arientinum) grains on 18 March 2012 18-03-12 and deposited in Department of Agri.
The deutonymph or hypopus is a developmental instar of mites, and in H propus it is one of 5 juvenile stages including the prelarva, larva, protonymph, deutonymph, and tritonymph.
One possible stage in the life cycle of this mite is the hypopus stage, which is adapted to dispersal of the organism under harsh conditions (Ashburner [1989], pp.
Holotype hypopus was collected from grain market of a town Aurangabad (Narowal) from wheat (Triticum aestivum) on 15-04-2012 and deposited in Department of Agri.
Holotype hypopus was collected from grain market of a town Pejowali (Narowal) from Mung (Vignaradiata) on 04-07-2012 and deposited in Department of Agri.
Holotype hypopus was collected from Grain Market Kamokey (Gujranwala) from Wheat (Triticum aestivum) grains on 15-04-2010 and deposited in the Department of Agri.