EPPO Global Database

Tetranychus evansi(TETREV)

Distribution details in Niger

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2005
From CABI (2019): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2011/150) : first record.
References
* 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.
------- Specimens from Niamey on aubergines and tomatoes.

* 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(3), 199-212.
-------- First found in 2005.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Algeria Present, restricted distribution view...
Benin Present, restricted distribution view...