You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Phoretomorph: a new phoretic phase unique to the pyemotidae (Acarina: Tarsonemoidea)
Author: Moser, John C.; Cross, E.A.
Source: In: Annals of the Entomological Society of America Vol. 68(5): 820-822
Description: The poretomorph, representing a new type of phoresy for the Acarina, is a female specialized for riding insects. Certain pyemotid species possess both phoretomorphic and non-phoretomorphic females, but others are monomorphic and ahve one or the other.
View or Print this Publication (750 KB bytes)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
Moser, John C.; Cross, E.A. 1975. Phoretomorph: a new phoretic phase unique to the pyemotidae (Acarina: Tarsonemoidea). In: Annals of the Entomological Society of America Vol. 68(5): 820-822
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility