Two new species of phytoseid mites Euseius (Acari: Phytoseiidae) from Kerala, India

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P.P. Santhosh
Mary Anithalatha Sadanandan
M.P. Rahul


Two new species of phytoseiid mites, Euseius pariyarensis sp. nov. and E. curcasae sp. nov., collected from the medicinal plants Saraca indica L. and Jatropha curcas L. respectively, are described from the Kerala State of India.  The morphological features of the two species are described with appropriate illustrations.

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