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Type: Article
Published: 2010-06-30
Page range: 260–271
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Psoroptidia (Acari: Astigmatina) of China: a review of research progress

Key Laboratory of Entomology and Pest Control Engineering, College of Plant Protection, Southwest University, Chongqing 400716, China
Key Lab of Biopesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education; College of Plant Protection, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou 350002, China Plant Health & Environment Laboratory, MAF Biosecurity New Zealand, 231 Morrin Road, St Johns, PO Box 2095, Auckland 1072, New Zealand
Acari feather mites dust mites Analgoidea Pterolichoidea Sarcoptoidea China Hong Kong Taiwan


Research history of the taxonomy, morphology, biology and ecology of the Psoroptidia in China until 31 Dec 2009 was summarized. A checklist of 70 species, 1 subspecies and 11 varieties, in 49 genera of 20 families and a checklist of mites unidentified to species of 8 families are provided.