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1 December 2008 A New Eriophyid Mite (Acari: Eriophyidae) and A New Record from Olea europaea L. (Oleaceae) in Montenegro
Biljana Vidović, Radmila Petanović
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Abstract

A new species of plant-feeding eriophyid mite collected from olive seedlings in Southern Montenegro is described. Shevtchenkella barensis sp. nov. inhabiting olive, Olea europea L. (Oleaceae) was found in an olive nursery attacking seedlings and causing serious damage. Aceria oleae (Nalepa), is herein recorded as new for the fauna of Montenegro.

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Biljana Vidović and Radmila Petanović "A New Eriophyid Mite (Acari: Eriophyidae) and A New Record from Olea europaea L. (Oleaceae) in Montenegro," Annales Zoologici 58(4), 825-829, (1 December 2008). https://doi.org/10.3161/000345408X396756
Received: 16 January 2008; Accepted: 1 September 2008; Published: 1 December 2008
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Eriophyoidea
Montenegro
new species
Olea europea
Shevtchenkella barensis
taxonomy
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