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- Masilamany Dilipkumar; Ali Ahadiyat; Peter Mašán; Tse Seng Chuah
- Journal of Asia-Pacific entomology 2015 v.18 no.2 pp. 169-174
- elytra, etc ; Macrocheles; Rhynchophorus ferrugineus; evolution; females; insects; males; mites; parasitism; phoresy; Malaysia; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... ), Uroobovella assamomarginata and Uroobovella javae (Dinychidae) as the phoretic mites associated with the Malaysian red palm weevils. Male weevils had significantly greater number of mites per host as compared to the female weevils. Present study revealed that the red palm weevils were infested with very large numbers of phoretic mites which occur mainly under the elytra. Our results combined with those ...