WSU Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center

Pear Entomology

Friday, April 20, 2018

 


Two-Spotted Spider Mites

PHOTOS: ARLO PELEGRIN
 

Eggs

Hexapodal larva
T. urticae (Male)
T. urticae (Female)

Mating


2 views of Female


Diapausal female

Micrograph

McDaniel's Mites, a close relative of TSSM, diapausing and tenting on apple calyx
 
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