Eotetranychus

Eotetranychus tiliarum, from Plant Parasites of Europe.
Belongs within: Tetranychinae.

Eotetranychus is a genus of spider mites with duplex setae on tarsus I approximate, and empodium comprising three pairs of hairs with the ventral pair slightly stronger (Baker & Pritchard 1960).

Characters (from Baker & Pritchard 1960): Propodosoma with three pairs of dorsal setae. Opisthosoma with two pairs of para-anal setae. Tarsus I with two approximate pairs of duplex setae dorsally. True claw pad-like with terminal pair of tenent hairs. Empodium (excluding legs I and II of male) consisting of three pairs of hairs, ventral pair slightly stronger, without tenent hairs.

<==Eotetranychus Oudemans 1931 H98
|–E. tiliarum NG96
`–+–E. carpini NG96
|    |–E. c. carpini WL09
|    |–E. c. borealis WL09
|    `–E. c. vitis WL09
`–E. coryli NG96

Eotetranychus incertae sedis:
E. ancora Baker & Pritchard 1960 BP60
E. baltazari BY99
E. cactorum Baker & Pritchard 1960 BP60
E. celtis CK01
E. cendanai H07
E. cernuus Baker & Pritchard 1960 BP60
E. cybebus Baker & Pritchard 1960 BP60
E. cyphus Baker & Pritchard 1960 BP60
E. georgicus BP60
E. hicoriae S91
E. hirsti WL09
E. hudsoni Miller 1966 H98
E. kankitus BY99
E. lewisi WL09
E. lomandrae Davis 1968 H98
E. mandensis G91
E. mathyssei S91
E. maxime G91
E. oryzae BY99
E. perplexus BP60
E. pronus Davis 1968 H98
E. pruni WL09
E. pseudomori Davis 1968 H98
E. queenslandicus Manson 1967 H98
E. sexmaculatus (Riley 1890) [=Tetranychus sexmaculatus] H98
E. smithi BY99
E. uncatus WL09
E. willamettei WL09
E. yumensis NMF07

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[BP60] Baker, E. W., & A. E. Pritchard. 1960. The tetranychoid mites of Africa. Hilgardia 29 (11): 455–574.

[BY99] Bakker, F. M., & J. S. Yaninek. 1999. Mite pests in tropical agriculture. In: Needham, G. R., R. Mitchell, D. J. Horn & W. C. Welbourn (eds) Acarology IX vol. 2. Symposia pp. 255–263. Ohio Biological Survey: Columbus (Ohio).

[CK01] Charanasri, V., & M. Kongchuensin. 2001. Species and population densities of mites on jujube. In: Halliday, R. B., D. E. Walter, H. C. Proctor, R. A. Norton & M. J. Colloff (eds) Acarology: Proceedings of the 10th International Congress pp. 419–422. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.

[G91] Gupta, S. K. 1991. The mites of agricultural importance in India with remarks on their economic status. In: Dusbábek, F., & V. Bukva (eds) Modern Acarology: Proceedings of the VIII International Congress of Acarology, held in České Budĕjovice, Czechoslovakia, 6–11 August 1990 vol. 1 pp. 509–522. SPB Academic Publishing: The Hague.

[H98] Halliday, R. B. 1998. Mites of Australia: A checklist and bibliography. CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood.

[H07] Ho, C.-C. 2007. Crop mite pests of southeast Asia and tropical far east. In: Morales-Malacara, J. B., V. M. Behan-Pelletier, E. Ueckermann, T. M. Pérez, E. G. Estrada-Venegas & M. Badii (eds) Acarology XI: Proceedings of the International Congress pp. 259–266. Instituto de Biología and Faculdad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Sociedad Latinoamericana de Acarología: México.

[NG96] Navajas, M., & J. Gutierrez. 1996. Molecular phylogeny in spider mites (Tetranychidae). In: Mitchell, R., D. J. Horn, G. R. Needham & W. C. Welbourn (eds) Acarology IX vol. 1. Proceedings pp. 305–308. Ohio Biological Survey: Columbus (Ohio).

[NMF07] Navia, D., G. J. de Moraes & C. H. W. Flechtmann. 2007. Phytophagous mites as invasive alien species: quarantine procedures. In: Morales-Malacara, J. B., V. M. Behan-Pelletier, E. Ueckermann, T. M. Pérez, E. G. Estrada-Venegas & M. Badii (eds) Acarology XI: Proceedings of the International Congress pp. 307–316. Instituto de Biología and Faculdad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Sociedad Latinoamericana de Acarología: México.

[S91] Sabelis, M. W. 1991. Life-history evolution of spider mites. In: Schuster, R., & P. W. Murphy (eds) The Acari: Reproduction, development and life-history strategies pp. 23–49. Chapman & Hall: London.

[WL09] Walter, D. E., E. E. Lindquist, I. M. Smith, D. R. Cook & G. W. Krantz. 2009. Order Trombidiformes. In: Krantz, G. W., & D. E. Walter (eds) A Manual of Acarology 3rd ed. pp. 233–420. Texas Tech University Press.

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