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Pest Identification Guide: Two-spotted Spider Mite, Tetranychus urticae Koch

Nicole Casuso and Hugh Smith

Learn to identify the two-spotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae Koch, with this guide:



Publication #ENY-880

Date: 10/31/2017


    • Critical Issue: Agricultural and Food Systems
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    About this Publication

    This document is ENY-880, one of a series of the Department of Entomology and Nematology, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date October 2014. Visit the EDIS website at

    About the Authors

    Nicole Casuso, doctoral student, Environmental Horticulture Department; and Hugh A. Smith, assistant professor, Department of Entomology and Nematology; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.


    • Hugh Smith