rust mite


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rust mite

n.
Any of various small mites that feed on leaves and fruits, causing reddish or brownish discoloration and other damage.
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Noun1.rust mite - any of several varieties of mite that burrow into plants and cause a reddish-brown discoloration on the leaves or fruitrust mite - any of several varieties of mite that burrow into plants and cause a reddish-brown discoloration on the leaves or fruit
mite - any of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods
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In northeastern Brazil, citrus orchards are attacked by several pests including the citrus rust mite Phyllocoptruta oleivora (Ashmead) (Acari: Eriophyidae) and the spider mite Tetranychus mexicanus (McGregor) (Acari: Tetranychidae).
Bugs such as the vine louse or the rust mite, fungi such as mildew, or viruses such as the GFLV can give the vines a hard time.
We've been able to fully control pear psylla and pear rust mite and to suppress fabrea leaf spot--major problems for pear growers."
Prior to 2008, 3 species of eriophyoid mites were known to occur in commercial citrus in Florida: the citrus rust mite, Phyllocoptruta oleivora (Ashmead), the pink citrus rust mite, Aculops pelekassi (Keifer), and the citrus bud mite, Aceria sheldoni Ewing.
In this region, grapevine rust mite Vitis Calepitrimerus (NALEPA, 1905) (Acari: Eriophyidae) has been mentioned as one of the main pests of this culture (KLOCK et al, 2011), which has also been reported in other producing countries (BERNARD et al., 2005; Walton et al., 2007, 2010).
2013) associated with pests such as the citrus rust mite Phyllocoptruta oleivora (Ashmead, 1879) (Acari: Eriophyidae), the Texas citrus mite Eutetranychus banksi (McGregor, 1814) (Acari: Tetranychidae) and other tetranychid mites (Tanaka and Kashio 1977; Jamieson et al.
These included pear psylla, the European red mite, two-spotted mite, and pear rust mite.
(2001) reported that PSO is effective against citrus rust mite Phyllocoptruta oleivora (Ashmead) at higher doses in Florida.