Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

The tomato russet mite, Aculops lycopersici (Tryon 1917) (Acari: Trombidiformes: Eriophyidae), is recorded for the first time in Yemen.

Abstract

The tomato russet mite, Aculops lycopersici (Tryon) (Trombidiformes: Eriophyidae), is reported for the first time in Yemen from tomatoes, Solanum lycopersicum L. (Solanaceae). This is the second record of A. lycopersici from the Arabian Peninsula after Saudi Arabia.