Tyrophagus

Tyrophagus

a genus of mites in the family Acaridae.

Tyrophagus farinae
housedust mites; common in stored cereal; thought to be associated with allergic dermatitis.
Tyrophagus longior
found in grains and copra. The cause of copra itch in humans.
Tyrophagus palmarum
a pasture mite found in the nostrils of cattle, especially those with nasal granuloma.
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One of the mites identified was Tyrophagus putrescentiae, may have contacted the scorpions through the grains used to feed the preys, such as crickets and mealworm beetles.
The inventory of species of mites in stored products, revealed the presence of 5 species of which three are species that are subservient to stored products such Tyrophagus putrescentiae, Lepidoglyphus destructor, Glycophagus domesticus while Acarus siro is a cosmopolitan species that can be found everywhere and Peymotes sp.
Effects of different flours on the biology of the pry Tyrophagus putrescentiae (Schrank) (Acarina: Acaridae) and the predator Neoseiulus pseudolongispinosus (Xin, Liang and Ke) (Acari: Phytoseiidae).
During this study a comprehensive survey of different stored commodities from District Gujranwala was made to observe the influence of mite pests over these commodities, which resulted in discovery of two new species of family Acaridae belonging to genera Rhizoglyphus and Tyrophagus namely Rhizoglyphus iftikhari and Tyrophagus bisetosis infesting stored commodities.
Use of vapor pressure deficit to predict humidity and temperature effects on the mortality of mold mites, Tyrophagus putrescentiae.
First record of Tyrophagus putrescentiae (Schrank) (Acari: Acaridae) in soybean plants under no tillage in Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Cinco especies de acaros se encontraron solo en una especie de roedor: Androlaelaps spinosus sobre Osgoodomys banderanus; Ornithonyssus bacoti sobre Oryzomys couesi; Tyrophagus putrescentiae y Lepidoglyphus hylandi sobre Baiomys musculus; y Myocoptes musculinus sobre Reithrodontomys fulvescens.