Full name: SpmWeb: Spider Mites Web NEW!
Short name: SpmWeb
Version: Sep-2010
Release date: 2010-09-17
Authors/editors: Migeon A. & Dorkeld F.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Arachnida - Prostigmata - Tetranychidae
English name of the group: Spider mites
Number of species: 1,265
Number of infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 983
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 2,248
Abstract: Spider Mites Web is designated to give all information about the spider mites family (Acari: Tetranychidae). The aim is to provide comprehensive knowledge on all the spider mites in the world: the taxonomic data relating the history of nomenclature; the geographical distribution (with maps) and the host plants. All this knowledge gives a synthetic view of the biodiversity of these mites. Spider Mites Web contains 1,265 valid species recorded, 1,302 references, 12,004 host records on 3938 different plants, 5,511 geographic distribution records.
Organization: Institut National de le Recherche Agronomique (INRA), CBGP, Montpellier, France
Website: http://www1.montpellier.inra.fr/CBGP/spmweb/