Prostigmata

Prostigmata

[‚prō‚stig′mäd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The equivalent name for Trombidiformes.
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Raoiella indica Hirst (Prostigmata: Tenuipalpidae), o acaro vermelho das palmeiras--uma ameaca para as Americas.
Para los dos nidos de aguila real se encontraron 2,141 acaros de 68 especies ubicados en 49 familias; en el Nido I se obtuvieron 312 acaros de 26 especies de los cuales, nueve especies (ocho familias) pertenecen al orden Mesostigmata, cinco especies (cinco familias) al suborden Prostigmata, dos especies (dos familias) al cohorte Astigmatina y 10 especies de nueve familias pertenecientes al suborden Oribatida s.str.
A Pictorial Key to the Subfamilies, Genera and Subgenera of Southeast Asian Chiggers (Acari, Prostigmata, Trombiculidae).
A method to estimate the population level of Aceria litchi (Prostigmata: Eriophyidae) and a study of the population dynamics of this species and its predators on litchi trees in southern Brazil.
In possums trapped in bushland, tick (Family Ixodidae) and trombiculid mite (Suborder Prostigmata) infections were identified in spring and autumn (Table 1).
The recent and frequent introductions of other pest species of quarantine importance into Brazil through the state of Roraima--such as the Hindustan citrus mite, Schizotetranichus hindustanicus (Hirst) (Prostigmata: Tetranychidae) (Navia and Marsaro Junior, 2010), the red palm mite, Raoiella indica Hirst (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) (Navia et al., 2011), the pink hibiscus mealybug, Maconellicoccus hirsutus (Green) (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) (Marsaro Junior et al., 2013), and the scale insect Lecanodiaspis dendrobii Douglas (Hemiptera: Lecanodiaspididae) (Marsaro Junior et al., 2016)--show the vulnerability of the Brazilian borders with the Cooperative Republic of Guyana and with Venezuela, when it comes to intercepting and avoiding the entry of exotic pests.
Calyptostasy: its role in the development and life histories of the parasitengone mites (Acari: Prostigmata: Parasitengona) Acarina.
At the end of our experiments, arthropod abundance in the control plants was 110 [+ or -] 78 individuals per plant (mean [+ or -] se), principally from the orders Collembola, Mesostigmata, Prostigmata, Cryptostigmata and Psocoptera.
Toxicity, repellency and oviposition deterrence of crude plant extracts on Tetranychus truncates Ehara (Prostigmata: Tetranychidae).