Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Arachnida > Order: Prostigmata > Family: Tetranychidae > Genus: Tetranychus > Species: Tetranychus urticae

Tetranychus urticae Koch, 1836

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Acarus telarius Linnaeus, 1758
Acarus sambuci Schrank, 1781
Tetranychus dugesii Cano & Alcacio, 1886
Acarus textor Fourcroy, 1785
Tetranychus russeolus Koch, 1838
Tetranychus viburni Koch, 1838
Tetranychus fervidus Koch, 1841
Acarus cucumeris Boisduval, 1867
Acarus rosarum Boisduval, 1867
Acarus cinnabarinus Boisduval, 1867
Acarus hematodes Boisduval, 1867
Acarus ferrugineus Boisduval, 1867
Acarus vitis Boisduval, 1867
Distigmatus pilosus Donnadieu, 1875
Tetranychus major Donnadieu, 1875
Tetranychus piger Donnadieu, 1875
Tetranychus minor Donnadieu, 1875
Tetranychus longitarsus Donnadieu, 1875
Tetranychus plumistoma Donnadieu, 1875
Tetranychus fici Murray, 1877
Tetranychus eriostemi Murray, 1877
Tetranychus inaequalis Targioni Tozzetti, 1878
Tertranychus bimaculatus Harvey, 1892
Tetranychus altheae von Hanstein, 1901
Epitetranychus hamatus Zacher, 1916
Epitetranychus aequans Zacher, 1916
Epitetranychus alceae Oudemans, 1928
Tetranychus reinwardtiae Oudemans, 1930
Epitetranychus caldarii Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus fragariae Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus fransseni Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus aspidistrae Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus choisyae Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus stellariae Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus violae Oudemans, 1931
Tetranychus manihotis Oudemans, 1931
Eotetranychus inexspectatus Andre, 1933
Tetranychus dahliae Oudemans, 1937
Eotetranychus scabrisetus Ugarov & Nilolskii, 1937
Eotetranychus cucurbitacearum Sayed, 1946
Tetranychus multisetes McGregor, 1950
Tetranychus arabicus Attiah, 1967
Tetranychus aduncus Flechtmann & Baker, 1967
Tetranychus ricinus Saba, 1973

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Tetranychus urticae European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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