About This Natural Enemy

Natural Enemy Description
Feltiella acarisuga Predatory gall midge for two-spotted spider mite. Adults fly easily throughout the greenhouse (at night) to deposit eggs near spider mites. Eggs hatch into larvae that eat all stages of spider mites. Adults are not predatory. Use in combination with the predatory mite Phytoseiulus persimilis. Also able to forage on hairy leaves of tomato plants.