Euseius

Euseius stipulatus, from Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias.


Belongs within: Phytoseioidea.

Euseius is a diverse group of predatory mites, including some species used in the biological control of the citrus thrips Scirtothrips citri (Grout 2001).

<==Euseius
    |--E. addoensis G01
    |--E. aizwai WL01
    |--E. citri G01
    |--E. dowdi W99
    |--E. elinae [=Amblyseius elinae] SG01
    |--E. hibisci G01
    |--E. mesembrinus BF01
    |--E. neovictoriensis W99
    |--E. nicholsi WL01
    |--E. orygmus G01
    |--E. ovalis WL01
    |--E. pafuriensis G01
    |--E. rhusi G01
    |--E. rubini RC91
    |--E. scutalis [incl. Amblyseius gossipi] RC91
    |--E. similiovalis WL01
    |--E. stipulatus R-CT01
    |--E. subplebeius WL01
    |--E. transvaalensis G01
    |--E. tutsi G01
    |--E. utilis WL01
    `--E. victoriensis SG01

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[BF01] Badii, M. H., A. E. Flores, G. Ponce, J. Landeros & H. Quiroz. 2001. Does the Lorryia formosa Cooreman (Acari: Prostigmata: Tydeidae) population visit or reside on citrus foliage? In Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress (R. B. Halliday, D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff, eds) pp. 413-418. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[G01] Grout, T. G. 2001. Advances in understanding the ecology of Euseius (Mesostigmata: Phytoseiidae) species on citrus in southern Africa. In Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress (R. B. Halliday, D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff, eds) pp. 464-469. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[RC91] Ragusa Di Chiara, S. 1991. Using native phytoseiids in agricultural cropping systems. In Dusbábek, F. & V. Bukva (eds) Modern Acarology: Proceedings of the VIII International Congress of Acarology, held in České Budĕjovice, Czechoslovakia, 6–11 August 1990 vol. 1 pp. 159-166. SPB Academic Publishing: The Hague.

[R-CT01] Ragusa-di Chiara, S., & H. Tsolakis. 2001. Phytoseiid faunas of natural and agricultural ecosystems in Sicily. In Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress (R. B. Halliday, D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff, eds) pp. 522-529. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[SG01] Steiner, M. Y., & S. Goodwin. 2001. Phytoseiids with potential for commercial exploitation in Australia. In Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress (R. B. Halliday, D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff, eds) pp. 476-483. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[W99] Walter, D. E. 1999. Cryptic inhabitants of a noxious weed: mites (Arachnida: Acari) on Lantana camara L. invading forests in Queensland. Australian Journal of Entomology 38: 197-200.

[WL01] Wu, W.-N., & W.-M. Lan. 2001. The phytoseiid mites of major crops in China. In Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress (R. B. Halliday, D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff, eds) pp. 530-532. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

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