EPPO Global Database

Tetranychus evansi(TETREV)

Distribution details in Japan (Ryukyu Archipelago)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
* Boubou A, Migeon A, Roderick GK, Navajas M (2011) Recent emergence and worldwide spread of the red tomato spider mite, Tetranychus evansi: genetic variation and multiple cryptic invasions. Biological Invasions 13(1), 81-92.
------- Specimen from Miyakojima (Okinawa).

* Ikeshima K, Sakamaki Y, Miyagi A, Ohno S, Fukuda T, Tsuda K (2009) Occurrence of the spider mite Tetranychus takafujii Ehara & Ohashi in Kyushu and Okinawa. Kyushu Plant Protection Research, 55: 136-140.

* Ohno S, Takaki-Kikuchi M, Kodama, H., Kurima M, Kijima K, Ganaha-Kikumura T, Yamaguchi A, Shimatani M and Miyagi A (2012) Rangeexpansion of an invasive pest spider mite, Tetranychus evansi (Acari: Tetranychidae), in Okinawa, Southwestern Japan, and the acaricidal effect of several agrochemicals on an Okinawan population of the species. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 56: 74-77. (abstract)