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ac·a·rol·o·gy

(ak-ă-rol'ō-jē),
The study of acarine parasites and the diseases they transmit.
[G. akari, mite, + logos, study]

acarology

/ac·a·rol·o·gy/ (ak″ah-rol´ah-je) the scientific study of mites and ticks.

acarology

(ăk′ə-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of mites and ticks.

ac′a·rol′o·gist n.

acarology

(ak″ă-rol′ō-jē) [ acarus + -logy]
The study of mites and ticks.
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Acarology, VI(2) Ellis Horwood, Chichester, England, pp: 781-784.
University of Sao Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz, Department of Entomology and Acarology, 13418-900, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
Department of Entomology and Acarology, University of Sao Paulo/"Luiz de Queiroz" College of Agriculture (ESALQ/USP)--Av.
Gilberto Jose de Moraes of the Laboratory of Entomology and Acarology, Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz, University of Sao Paulo (ESALQ-USP), who identified them as Aceria litchii (Keifer) (Acari: Eriophyidae) (Fig.
Mite diversity in coconut habitat in west and east Africa, in: XIII Abstract book of the XIII International Congress of Acarology, Recife, Brazil 23-27 August 2010.
Adults were pinned in the laboratory and sent to the Taxonomy Laboratory of the Entomology and Acarology Department of ESALQ, University of Sao Paulo, for identification.
1) Department of Entomology and Acarology and (2) Department of Exact Sciences; University of Sao Paulo, ESALQ, CP 9, CEP 13418-900, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil