Survey of Mymarommatidae and their occurrence in agricultural systems in Brazil.
Bottom Line: L. (Sapindales: Rutaceae), and guava, Psidium guajava L. (Myrtales: Myrtaceae), in the northern Espirito Santo State, Brazil. 146 specimens of mymarommatids were collected, of which 71, 55, 16, and 4 exemplars were obtained in the area cultivated with guava, papaya, citrus, and coconut, respectively.The mean numbers of mymarommatids collected in the period from April to June 2011 were significantly higher than those obtained in the other nine months.This is the first record of the presence of mymarommatids in these agricultural systems.
Affiliation: Instituto Capixaba de Pesquisa, Assistência Técnica e Extensão Rural - INCAPER, Rod. BR 101, Km 151, Linhares, Espírito Santo, Brazil firstname.lastname@example.org.Show MeSH
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Mentions: The differences between the mean numbers of mymarommatids collected during April to June 2011 and those obtained in the other months in P. guajava, C. papaya, and Citrus spp. were highly significant (F = 3.77, p < 0.01). Data are shown in Figure 2.
Affiliation: Instituto Capixaba de Pesquisa, Assistência Técnica e Extensão Rural - INCAPER, Rod. BR 101, Km 151, Linhares, Espírito Santo, Brazil email@example.com.