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any of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods

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The second, definitive study demonstrated that spider mite-infested impatiens plants could be recovered to a condition with little to no spider mite infestation using either adult or neonate applications of C.
This has limited erineum mite infestations to the lower leaves in the canopy.
The most effective current management strategies for delusional infestations include empathetic history-taking and active listening to the patient; careful exclusion of true parasitoses, such as mite infestations and cercarial dermatitis, and neurodegenerative or cerebrovascular disorders; and a therapeutic regimen that includes a second-generation neuroleptic agent.
HopGuard II uses cardboard strips treated with potassium salt of hop beta acids to control varroa mite infestations. The strips are inserted into honeybee colonies or packages of adult worker bees before they are installed in a honeybee colony
Africanized bees from South America and mite infestations have threatened domestic honey bee colonies for several years.
In a bedroom, however, a dehumidifier will not prevent body moisture under a sleeper from raising the relative humidity in a mattress to 80 percent, a level conducive to mite infestations (and even mold) if sustained.
He first discusses the pathological conditions caused by arthropods (allergies, stings, bites, dermal conditions, and myiasis) and the principles of their treatment, including a chapter on delusions of insect and mite infestations. He then discusses the identification of medically important arthropods and signs and symptoms of arthropod-borne diseases.
stejnegeri did have greater mite infestations than females (ANCOVA: F = 5.92, d.f.
Left untreated, scab mite infestations can cause sheep severe irritation and painful lesions on the skin and, in some cases, can prove fatal.
In an effort to assess seasonal variation in the prevalence and intensity of larval mite infestations amongst harvestmen, we studied a population of L.
The resistant inbred lines with the heaviest mite populations were U2 (an unknown type of resistance) and T9, a line that tolerates mite infestations. Another tolerant resistant source, T1, had intermediate levels of spider mite infestation, and an antibiotic resistant line, A4, averaged moderately high levels of mite infestations.
It is also used on mite infestations of goats and other livestock.
Mite infestations are usually very itchy and in severe cases, nervous twitching can occur as well.
Included are anecdotes about how to deal with mite infestations, leaky pipes, and several forms of mold that are present in virtually every household.