EPPO Global Database

Tetranychus evansi(TETREV)

Distribution details in Syria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI (2019): Present, restricted distribution
The first specimens were collected in 2011 near Latakia during a faunistic survey.
* Dayoub AM, Hazem D, Angham B (2020) First record of two insects preying on the red tomato spider mite Tetranychus evansi (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Latakia governorate, Syria. Acarologia 60(4), 874-877.

* Zriki G, Shaabo A, Boubou A (2015) A preliminary survey of the spider mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) in Latakia governorate of Syria. Acarologia 55(3), 303-309.
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Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Israel Present, widespread view...
Jordan Absent, unreliable record view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...