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The true identity of the Red Palm Weevil associated Uropodina mite, Centrouropoda almerodai Hiramatsu & Hirschmann, 1992


Abstract


Several adults, deutonymphs, protonymphs and larvae of Centrouropoda almerodai Hiramatsu & Hirschmann, 1992 were collected in Italy on the adults, pupae and cocoons of the Red Palm Weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier, 1790). New descriptions and illustrations for the female, male, deutonymph, protonymph and larva are presented.


Keywords

Mites; Uropodina; Centrouropoda almerodai; Red Palm Weevil; Italy

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