Six new species of anoetid mites associated with North American scolytidae

  • Authors: Woodring, J.P.; Moser, J.C.
  • Publication Year: 1970
  • Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
  • Source: The Canadian Entomologist, Vol. 102(10): 1237-1257


Only one species of anoetidae was previously recorded associated with North American Scolytidae. Five new species of Anoetus and one new species of Bonomoia associated with North America bark beetles are described. Two varia is distinguished from A. gordius a European species restricted to Ips laricis. Anoetus varia is recorded from 17 scolytids infesting 10 conifer species from 14 states and provinces. An annotated list, with new nomenclatorial combinations in many cases, of the 13 anoetids recorded associated with scolytids in the old world is given. Histiostoma is synonymized under Anoetus.

  • Citation: Woodring, J.P.; Moser, J.C. 1970. Six new species of anoetid mites associated with North American scolytidae. The Canadian Entomologist, Vol. 102(10): 1237-1257
  • Posted Date: August 14, 2007
  • Modified Date: August 15, 2007
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