A new record of the genus Lasioerythraeus Welbourn and Young (Acari: Erythraeidae) from Iran and description of a new species.
Lasioerythraeus saboorii n. sp. is described and illustrated from Aphis punicae (Passerini) (Hemiptera: Homoptera: Aphididae), eastern Iran. This is the first record of the genus Lasioerythraeus Welbourn and Young from Iran and also Palaearctic region. The larvae of this genus are ectoparasites on Hemiptera.