Detail of lesions containing a mite
at the time of initial and subsequent examination is shown in Table 1 and 2.
Unfortunately, we do not have data with regards to the sex of the harvestmen for 2003, but for Summer 2004 only 2 females (out of 173) had a mite
and no males (out of 195) were infected.
It is typically characterized in patients by the appearance of a primary eschar at the site of a mite
bite followed by fever, headache, and development of a papulovesicular rash.
To prepare (or fix) a mite
specimen for viewing, Ochoa and Erbe use liquid nitrogen, which is at -320*F.
Collecting and rearing Dermatophagoides farinae Hughes, a mite
from house dust.
Each honeybee colony was equipped with a modified bottom board and a mite
collection tray (mite excluder) designed by Honeybee Research Institute woodwork shop team (Fig.