Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tetranychus lintearius

Tetranychus lintearius Dufour, 1832

gorse spider mite

on Ulex

Tetranychus linteariuson Ulex europaeus

Ulex europaeus © Eric Coombs, Oregon Department of Agriculture,


Mites in n extensive dense web.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Ulex densus, europaeus, minor, parviflorus subsp. airensis + eriocladus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Geijskes (1939a), Heijerman & Dorst (2015a), Naves, Nóbrega & Auger (2021a).

Last modified 28.v.2023