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Aceria malherbae

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Aceria malherbae

Summary

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  • 10 December 2020
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  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Aceria malherbae
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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •         Class: Arachnida
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Aceria malherbae Nuzzaci

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •                 Class: Arachnida
  •                     Subclass: Acari
  •                         Superorder: Acariformes
  •                             Suborder: Prostigmata
  •                                 Family: Eriophyidae
  •                                     Genus: Aceria
  •                                         Species: Aceria malherbae

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 23 Nov 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

South AfricaPresent

Asia

IranPresent

Europe

GreecePresent
HungaryPresent
ItalyPresent

North America

United StatesPresentIntroducedEstablishment uncertain
-TexasPresent

References

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Boldt, P. E., Sobhian, R., 1993. Release and establishment of Aceria malherbae (Acari: Eriophyidae) for control of field bindweed in Texas. Environmental Entomology, 22(1), 234-237. doi: 10.1093/ee/22.1.234

McClay, A. S., Littlefield, J. L., Kashefi, J., 1999. Establishment of Aceria malherbae (Acari: Eriophyidae) as a biological control agent for field bindweed (Convolvulaceae) in the Northern Great Plains. Canadian Entomologist, 131(4), 541-547.

Nuzzaci, G., Mimmocchi, T., Clement, S. L., 1985. A new species of Aceria (Acari: Eriophyidae) from Convolvulus arvensis L. (Convolvulaceae) with notes on other eriophyid associates of convolvulaceous plants. Entomologica, 20, 81-89.

Ripka G, 2014. Eriophyoid mites (Acari: Prostigmata: Eriophyoidea) from Hungary: a new species on Agrimonia eupatoria (Rosaceae) and new record on Convolvulus arvensis (Convolvulaceae). Zootaxa, 3900(2):263-270. http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2014/f/z03900p270f.pdf

Rosenthal, S. S., Platts, B. E., 1990. Host specificity of Aceria (Eriophyes) malherbae, (Acari: Eriophyidae), a biological control agent for the weed, Convolvulus arvensis (Convolvulaceae). Entomophaga, 35(3), 459-463. doi: 10.1007/BF02375271

Xue XiaoFeng; Sadeghi H; Hong XiaoYue; Sinaie S, 2013. New species and records of eriophyid mites from Iran (Acari: Eriophyidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 18(1):41-52. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/acarology/saas/saa.html

Distribution References

Boldt P E, Sobhian R, 1993. Release and establishment of Aceria malherbae (Acari: Eriophyidae) for control of field bindweed in Texas. Environmental Entomology. 22 (1), 234-237. DOI:10.1093/ee/22.1.234

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

McClay A S, Littlefield J L, Kashefi J, 1999. Establishment of Aceria malherbae (Acari: Eriophyidae) as a biological control agent for field bindweed (Convolvulaceae) in the Northern Great Plains. Canadian Entomologist. 131 (4), 541-547.

Nuzzaci G, Mimmocchi T, Clement S L, 1985. A new species of Aceria (Acari: Eriophyidae) from Convolvulus arvensis L. (Convolvulaceae) with notes on other eriophyid associates of convolvulaceous plants. Entomologica. 81-89.

Ripka G, 2014. Eriophyoid mites (Acari: Prostigmata: Eriophyoidea) from Hungary: a new species on Agrimonia eupatoria (Rosaceae) and new record on Convolvulus arvensis (Convolvulaceae). Zootaxa. 3900 (2), 263-270. http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2014/f/z03900p270f.pdf

Xue XiaoFeng, Sadeghi H, Hong XiaoYue, Sinaie S, 2013. New species and records of eriophyid mites from Iran (Acari: Eriophyidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology. 18 (1), 41-52. http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/acarology/saas/saa.html

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