Eotetranychus tiliarum (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

Acer campestre, pseudoplatanus; Malus x purpurea; Rosa rugosa; Tilia americana, cordata, x euchlora, x europaea, platyphyllos, tomentosa

references

Kollár (2007a), Kontschán & Ripka (2017a).

mod 3.ix.2019