Tetranychus similis Wainstein, 1958a,

Zhovnerchuk, Olga & Auger, Philippe, 2019, Spider mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) from the Black Sea Biosphere Reserve (Ukraine): faunistic survey, reinstatement of the genus Georgiobia Wainstein, 1960 and description of a new species, Zootaxa 4559 (2), pp. 321-338: 335-336

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4559.2.6

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:808CB774-BC1B-428F-AEB6-8266AD3984F1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F67E4822-CA79-F33C-10A5-EB0DD251FF08

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scientific name

Tetranychus similis Wainstein, 1958a
status

 

Tetranychus similis Wainstein, 1958a 

Specimens examined. 1♀, 1♂, Senecio  sp., Solenoozerny area , BSBR, 0 7.06.1992, L. Bondarenko  ; 11♀♀, 3♂♂, 7DN, 1PN, 1L, Centaurea  sp., Solenoozerny area , BSBR (46°27'N, 31°59'E), 15.06.2015, O. ZhovnerchukGoogleMaps  .

Tetranychus similis  was previously recorded in the steppe zone of Ukraine and was able to inhabit various herbaceous plants ( Akimov, 1965). Senecio  sp. is a new recorded host plant for T. similis  .