Eutetranychus palmatus Attiah, 1967 (Acari: Tetranychidae), a newly recorded spider mite pest of date palm from Syria

Mahran Zeity, Mohamed W. Negm


Specimens of Eutetranychus palmatus were collected from leaves of date palm, Phoenix dactylifera L. and Phoenix roebelinii (Arecaceae) in Latakia city, Syria. This is the first record of E. palmatus from Syria. Taxonomic remarks of males and females are provided.

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