Mites GSDs: TenuipalpidBase in the Catalogue of Life
CitationThe Catalogue of Life Partnership (2018). Mites GSDs: TenuipalpidBase in the Catalogue of Life. Checklist dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/6nr1ui accessed via GBIF.org on 2018-09-22.
DescriptionThe Tenuipalpidae are phytophagous mites found worldwide. Some of them are important pests and others have been mentioned as vectors of virus affecting many plant species, especially in tropical and subtropical areas. This database was prepared based on information summarized by Mesa et al. (2009). It provides information on 950 species names.
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