Three new species of eriophyid mites (Acari: Eriophyidae) from the State of São Paulo, Brazil

@article{Flechtmann2002ThreeNS,
  title={Three new species of eriophyid mites (Acari: Eriophyidae) from the State of S{\~a}o Paulo, Brazil},
  author={C. Flechtmann and G. J. Moraes},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2002},
  volume={23},
  pages={1-8}
}
Three new species of eriophyid mites are described from the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Abacarus nectandrae n. sp. and Aceria megalops n. sp. were found on Nectandra membranacea (Sw.) Griseb (Lauraceae) and Guapira opposita (Vell.) Reitz (Nyctaginaceae), respectively, both native trees of the Atlantic Forest. Aceria korykis n. sp. was found on the ornamental Acalypha reptans Sn. (Euphorbiaceae), introduced from India and commonly cultivated in Brazil.