Eriophyidae


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Eriophyidae

[‚er·ē·ō′fī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The bud mites or gall mites, a family of economically important plant-feeding mites in the suborder Trombidiformes.
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Population dynamics and within-plant distribution of the mite Calacarus flagelliseta (Acari: Eriophyidae) on papaya in Hawaii.
Spatial dispersion and sampling of citrus rust mite (Acari: Eriophyidae) on fruit in 'Hamlin' and 'Valencia' orange groves in Florida.
The cotton oil was used at the dosage recommended to control the coconut mite Aceria guerreronis Keifer 1965 (Acari: Eriophyidae) (Ferreira and Michereff Filho 2002).
62.7% of the galls were induced by species of the family Cecidomyiidae, 15.3% by Eriophyidae, 8.5% by Psyllidae, 6.8% by Coccidae, 5.1% by Phlaeothripidae; one species corresponding to 1.7% could not be determined.
Notes on the juniper berry mite, Trisetacus quadrisetus (Thomas) (Acarina: Eriophyidae), in British Columbia.
FIRST RECORD OF ACERIA ANNONAE (KEIFER, 1973) (TROMBIDIFORMES: ERIOPHYIDAE) FROM STATE OF NAYARIT, MEXICO
Like viruses, other plant pathogens including bacteria also are transmitted or spread by mites from different families such as Tenuipalpidae, Acaridae, Eriophyidae, Siteroptidae, Tarsonemidae and Tetranychidae (Sarwar 2015).
In this region, grapevine rust mite Vitis Calepitrimerus (NALEPA, 1905) (Acari: Eriophyidae) has been mentioned as one of the main pests of this culture (KLOCK et al, 2011), which has also been reported in other producing countries (BERNARD et al., 2005; Walton et al., 2007, 2010).
In northeastern Brazil, citrus orchards are attacked by several pests including the citrus rust mite Phyllocoptruta oleivora (Ashmead) (Acari: Eriophyidae) and the spider mite Tetranychus mexicanus (McGregor) (Acari: Tetranychidae).