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Phytoseiulus persimilis

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Phytoseiulus persimilis

Summary

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  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Phytoseiulus persimilis
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •         Class: Arachnida
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Phytoseiulus persimilis predatory mites (orange-red individuals), in a colony of T. urticae.
TitleNatural enemy
CaptionPhytoseiulus persimilis predatory mites (orange-red individuals), in a colony of T. urticae.
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Phytoseiulus persimilis predatory mites (orange-red individuals), in a colony of T. urticae.
Natural enemyPhytoseiulus persimilis predatory mites (orange-red individuals), in a colony of T. urticae.©Horticulture Research International

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Phytoseiulus persimilis Athias-Henriot

Other Scientific Names

  • Amblyseius tardi
  • Phytoseiulus riegeli

Local Common Names

  • Netherlands: Roofmijt

EPPO code

  • PHSLRI (Phytoseiulus persimilis)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •                 Class: Arachnida
  •                     Subclass: Acari
  •                         Order: Parasitiformes
  •                             Suborder: Mesostigmata
  •                                 Family: Phytoseiidae
  •                                     Genus: Phytoseiulus
  •                                         Species: Phytoseiulus persimilis

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

ArmeniaPresentCAB Abstracts
ChinaPresent
-BeijingPresent
-FujianPresent
-ShanghaiPresent
-ZhejiangPresent
IndiaPresentCAB Abstracts
IranPresentCAB Abstracts
IsraelPresentCAB Abstracts
JapanPresent
-HonshuPresent
TaiwanPresent
TurkeyPresentCAB Abstracts
VietnamPresent

Africa

EgyptPresent
KenyaPresentGreathead and Greathead, 1992
LibyaPresent
RéunionPresentCAB Abstracts
South AfricaPresentCAB Abstracts
TunisiaPresentCAB Abstracts

North America

CanadaPresentCAB Abstracts
-British ColumbiaPresentCAB Abstracts
USAPresent
-CaliforniaPresent
-FloridaPresent
-MassachusettsPresent
-OhioPresent
-TexasPresent
-WashingtonPresent

Europe

BelgiumPresentCAB Abstracts
BulgariaPresent
CyprusPresentVassiliou et al., 2012
Czechoslovakia (former)Present
DenmarkPresentCAB Abstracts
FinlandPresent
Former USSRPresent
FrancePresentCAB Abstracts
GermanyPresentCAB Abstracts
GreecePresentCAB Abstracts
HungaryPresent
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent
-SardiniaPresent
-SicilyPresentCAB Abstracts
LatviaPresent
Mediterranean countriesPresent
MoldovaPresent
NetherlandsPresent
NorwayPresent
PolandPresent
PortugalPresent
RomaniaPresentCAB Abstracts
SpainPresentCAB Abstracts
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandPresent
UKPresent
-England and WalesUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
UkrainePresentCAB Abstracts

Oceania

AustraliaPresent
-New South WalesPresentCAB Abstracts
-QueenslandPresent
-South AustraliaPresent
-TasmaniaPresent
-VictoriaPresent
New CaledoniaPresent
New ZealandPresentCAB Abstracts

Natural enemy of

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Oligonychus pratensisAdults/Nymphs
Panonychus citriAdults/Nymphs
Panonychus ulmiAdults/Nymphs
Planococcus citriAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus cinnabarinusAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus evansiAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus hydrangeaeAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus kanzawaiAdults/Eggs/Larvae/Nymphs
Tetranychus ludeniAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus pacificusAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus pierceiAdults/Eggs/Larvae/Nymphs
Tetranychus turkestaniAdults/Nymphs
Tetranychus urticaeAdults/Nymphs

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