acarology


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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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Systemic use of spinosad to control the two spotted spider mite on tomatoes grown in Rockwool, Experimental and Applied Acarology.
Four new species of Podapolipoides (Acari: Podapolipidae) ectoparasitic on grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Acrididae) from African International Journal of Acarology 21: 47-61.
Tested extensively at the Ohio State University Acarology Laboratory, Smite has been shown to be safe and effective.
Department of Agriculture's expert on mites, is about to transform the 200-year-old study of mites--a science called acarology.
Cal Welbourne, Glen Needham, and John Kethley gave us the benefit of their invaluable insights into the world of acarology.
This research was carried out in the Fruit Growing Active Germoplasm Bank, Laboratory of Acarology and Laboratory of Soil Biochemistry at FCAV / UNESP, from September 2013 to April 2014.
Ando); Mahara Institute of Medical Acarology, Tokushima, Japan (H.
The types were deposited in the Acarology Research Laboratory, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.
Mineiro from Laboratory of Acarology, Biological Institute, Campinas, SP and Dr.
A Manual of Acarology, Third Edition, Texas Tech University Press, pp.