Articles | Volume 1, issue 1
15 May 2000
 | 15 May 2000

Notes on the adaptation of some phytophagous and predacious mites to various ecological parameters in the Mediterranean countries

S. Ragusa and H. Tsolakis

Abstract. Notes on the adaptation to various habitats, climatic conditions, life-cycles, dispersion as well as on some morpho-physiological ones of the main phytophagous (Tetranychidae and Eriophyidae) and predaceous (Phytoseiidae) mites typical of the Mediterranean area are reported in the present paper.