acaricide

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a chemical agent used to kill mites

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Acaricidal properties of spinosad against Tetranychus urticae and Panonychus ulmi (Acari: Tetranychidae).
The rhizome extract of Acorus calamus was characterized and evaluated for its acaricidal effect.
Acaricidal effects of cardiac glycosides, azadirachtin and neem oil against the camel tick, Hyalomma dromedaril (Acari: Ixodidae) .
Use of novel compounds for pest control: Insecticidal and acaricidal activity of essential oil components from heartwood of Alaska yellow cedar.
Rotenone has acaricidal (lice, tick, mite and spider killing) properties (Menichini 1982, Hollingworth 1995).
The local department of public health treated the domestic animals in patients' homes with acaricidal treatments soon after cases were confirmed.
It's mode of action is as an insecticide, repellent, fungicide, acaricidal contact, and it affects the stomach.
Other than antibacterial and antiviral effects, most EOs investigated possesses insecticidal, antifungal, acaricidal, cytotoxic and antioxidant properties [15].
Tradionally it has been used in dentistry, for abdominal pain, and as an acaricidal, local antiseptic and anesthetic.