*Australia, Egypt, Sudan
Tetranychus pantopus Berlese 1910
Eutetranychus pantopus (Berlese) Pritchard & Baker 1955
- dorsal central setae (c1, d1, e1, f1) relatively long and acutely tapered
- dorsal setae on small tubercles
Albizia lebbeck (Mimosaceae), Azadirachta indica (Meliaceae), Citrus spp. (Rutaceae), *Ficus sp. (Moraceae), Ricinis communis (Euphorbiaceae)
*Berlese, A. (1910) Lista di nuove specie e nuove generi di acari. Redia 6: 242-271
Pritchard, A.E. and Baker, E.W. (1955) A revision of the spider mite family Tetranychidae. Pacific Coast Entomology Society Memoirs 2: 1-472
This species is an enigma. The type specimens consist of two males collected from fig in Moreton Bay, and were identified by Berlese (1910). Pritchard & Baker (1955) and Baker & Pritchard (1960) considered these two males to be similar enough to Sayed's (1946) drawings of the male of Anychus latus that they considered A. latus to be a misidentification of E. pantopus. This was accepted by Meyer (1974). However, until females of this species are found, the identity of this species will remain unresolved.
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