Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eotetranychus tiliarium

Eotetranychus tiliarium (Hermann, 1804)

lime spider mite

on Tilia, etc.

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

Tilia cordata, Hungary, Budapest, 12.vii.2019 © László Érsek

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

heavily infected leaf, undersid

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

the upper side of the leaf gets a characteristic mottled aspect

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

group of mites

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

eggs in the thin web that covers the entire colony

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

mite and egg

Eotetranychus tiliarum on Tilia cordata

another specimen

host plants

polyphagous, including

Acer campestre, pseudoplatanus;Alnus hirsuta, japonica; Castanea; Crataegus; Malus x purpurea; Rosa rugosa; Tilia americana, cordata, x euchlora, x europaea, platyphyllos, tomentosa

synonyms

Tetranychus tiliarum.

references

Auger, Migeon & Flechtmann (2003a), Buhr (1965a), Kollár (2007a), Kontschán & Ripka (2017a), Soika & Łabanowski (2003a), Vierbergen (1990a).

Last modified 15.ix.2020