Phoretic mites of three bark beetles (Pityokteines spp.) on Silver fir


The species composition and abundance of phoretic mites of the bark beetles Pityokteines curvidens, P. spinidens, and P. vorontzowi on Silver fir (Abies alba) were investigated in 2003 at two locations (Trakoscan and Litoric) in Croatia. Stem sections and branches from A. alba trees infested by Pityokteines ssp. were collected and incubated in rearing cages… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10340-007-0182-9


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