EPPO Global Database

Tetranychus evansi(TETREV)

Distribution details in Spain

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, few occurrences
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, few records (2011-06).
EPPO Reporting Service (2004/080) : along Mediterranean coast from Valencia to Almería. Also on Tenerife and Gran Canaria (Boubou et al., 2011).
* Ferragut F, Escudero LA (1999) Tetranychus evansi Baker & Pritchard (Acari, Tetranychidae), una nueva araña roja en los cultivos hortícolas españoles. Boletín de Sanidad Vegetal - Plagas, 25(2), 157-164.

* Ferragut F, Escudero LA (2002) La araña roja del tomate Tetranychus evansi (Acari, Tetranychidae) en España: distribución, biología y control. Phytoma España, no. 135, 111-113.

* Ferragut F, Garzón-Luque E, Pekas A (2013) The invasive spider mite Tetranychus evansi (Acari: Tetranychidae) alters community composition and host-plant use of native relatives. Experimental and Applied Acarology, 60: 321-341

* Migeon A, Ferragut F, Escudero-Colomar LA, Fiaboe K, Knapp M, de Moraes GJ, Ueckermann E, Navajas M (2009) Modelling the potential distribution of the invasive tomato red spider mite, Tetranychus evansi (Acari : Tetranychidae). Experimental and Applied Acarology 48, 199-212.
------- Found in October 2004 on aubergine in Tenerife.

* NPPO of Spain (2011-06).
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, no details view...
Morocco Present, no details view...
Portugal Present, no details view...
Portugal Madeira Present, no details view...