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Jeppson, L.R., Kiefer, H.H. & Baker, E.W., 1975

Mites injurious to economic plants

Keys to groups and genera.

Contains many microscopic drawings of gall mites etc which can help distinguish different species on the same host, at least if the host happens to be of economic importance.

The scope is world-wide and many of our crop and ornamental plants are included.

Available for reading online, although not for downloading.

Publisher University of California Press
Pages 614
Web site
Illustrations Line drawings and half-tone photographs, photomicrographs and SEM micrographs.
Identify Under a Compound Microscope (also useful to examine with a Microscope using 100x oil-immersion).
Specimen Prep. Microsope slides.

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

ERIOPHYIDAE (gall mites) Identification Current
MAGNOLIOPSIDA (flowering plants) Background Reading Current
PINOPSIDA (conifers) Background Reading Current
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