Tetranychidae


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Related to Tetranychidae: red spider mite, spider mite
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Noun1.Tetranychidae - plant-feeding mites
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Acarina, order Acarina - mites and ticks
spider mite, tetranychid - web-spinning mite that attacks garden plants and fruit trees
genus Panonychus, Panonychus - a genus of Tetranychidae
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23,24) They have emerged as an important allergen in agricultural workers dealing with fruit trees or working in greenhouses as well as in the surrounding populations, the main symptoms associated with sensitisation and exposure to Tetranychidae mites being rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma.
A taxonomic review of Indian Tetranychidae (Acari: Prostigmata) with descriptions of new species, re-descriptions of known species and keys to genera & species.
0001%) social species, primarily spider mites in the Family Tetranychidae (Saito 1997; Mori & Saito 2005).