Amblyseius bryophilus Karg (Acari: Phytoseiidae) is recorded for the first time for the Turkish fauna. The specimens were collected on bean plants infested with Tetranychus urticae Koch (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Ayder plateau, Rize Province, Turkey. In this paper, the redescription of A. bryophilus based on the collected adult females and a key to the Turkish Amblyseius species are given.
Predatory mite, Phytoseiidae, Amblyseius, Fauna, Turkey
DÖKER, İSMAİL; STATHAKIS, THEODOROS I.; and KAZAK, CENGİZ
"First record of Amblyseius bryophilus Karg (Acari: Phytoseiidae) for the Turkish fauna,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 38:
3, Article 16.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol38/iss3/16