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14 October 2011 Four new species of Tegolophus Keifer from China (Acari: Eriophyidae: Phyllocoptinae)
Xiao-Feng Xue, Li-Sheng Cheng, Xiao-Yue Hong
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Four new species of the genus Tegolophus from China are described and illustrated. They are Tegolophus breyniafruticosae sp. nov. on Breynia fruticosa (Linn.) Hook. f. (Euphorbiaceae), Tegolophus cymbopogus sp. nov. on Cymbopogon tortilis (J. Presl) A. Camus (Poaceae), Tegolophus glabrifolius sp. nov. on Tetradium glabrifolium (Champ. ex Benth.) Hartley (Rutaceae), Tegolophus oblatus sp. nov. on Syringa oblata Lindl. (Oleaceae). All the new species described herein are vagrants on the respective host plant. A key and a table to the species of Tegolophus in China are provided.

© 2011 Systematic & Applied Acarology Society
Xiao-Feng Xue, Li-Sheng Cheng, and Xiao-Yue Hong "Four new species of Tegolophus Keifer from China (Acari: Eriophyidae: Phyllocoptinae)," Systematic and Applied Acarology 16(3), 319-335, (14 October 2011).
Accepted: 1 June 2011; Published: 14 October 2011
Hainan Province
Heilongjiang Province
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