• species
  • Eliminate mites from a home by determining the host species bringing them there and eliminating them first. (reference.com)
  • In the British Isles, the species Trombicula autumnalis is called harvest mites, in North America the species Trombicula alfreddugesi, and the species Trombicula (eutrombicula) hirsti which are found in Australia and are commonly called the scrub-itch mite. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over 48,000 species of mites are described, and an estimated half million more are yet to be discovered. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aculops fuchsiae, commonly known as fuchsia gall mite, is a species of mite in the family Eriophyidae. (wikipedia.org)
  • This mite was discovered in 1971 on Fuchsia species in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and was first described the following year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trials and prevalence of the mite so far suggest that species and cultivars in the Schufia and Encliandra taxonomic Fuchsia groups, native to central America, appear to be resistant, whereas those in the Quelusia and Procumbentes groups appear to be susceptible. (wikipedia.org)
  • The great majority of Bryobia mites are asexual (although certain species do reproduce sexually). (wikipedia.org)
  • It is possible that Wolbachia could influence the reproductive processes of most bryobia mite species. (wikipedia.org)
  • Perhaps the best known species is Bryobia praetiosa, the clover mite or brown clover mite, an economically important pest of over 250 species of plants. (wikipedia.org)
  • birds
  • While I don't have any of the horrific symptoms of this type of bird mite infestation I live in close proximity to birds and regularly feed them. (blogspot.com)
  • Since mites also infect plants, birds, and reptiles, the term "mange", suggesting poor condition of the hairy coat due to the infection, is sometimes reserved only for pathological mite-infestation of nonhuman mammals. (wikipedia.org)
  • populations
  • Dr. Ed Bynum, AgriLife Extension entomologist in Amarillo, said corn producers primarily saw populations of the Banks grass mite, which "are supposedly easier to control than the two-spotted spider mite . (phys.org)
  • One factor was the timing of the hot, dry conditions this summer, which Bynum said provided an ideal environment for mite populations to get out of hand. (phys.org)
  • Coupled with the dry conditions, mite populations were able to become established across the field in June, he said. (phys.org)
  • Once mite infestations moved up the plant and began causing damage below the ear leaf, the populations reached levels that even a miticide application controlling 60 percent to 80 percent of the mites left sufficient numbers to rebound rapidly," Bynum said. (phys.org)
  • The entomologist said one observation this year was that mite populations developed earlier and faster on corn grown under drip irrigation. (phys.org)
  • Scout fields at least once a week to know the dynamics of the mite/predator populations and damage. (phys.org)
  • This mite is not affected by cold temperatures, but populations are quickly reduced by driving rains of ⅓ inch or more. (journal-advocate.com)
  • However, the survival of larvae laid on their hosts or in nests of their hosts is high, and the life-cycle is short, so mite populations can expand rapidly under favorable conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The options for biological control are also limited, though the predatory mite Amblyseius californicus might depress fuchsia gall mite populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • insects
  • Another factor in some fields, he said, was insecticides applied for other insects, such as southwestern corn borers, western bean cutworms and western corn rootworm adults, either eliminated natural predators and/or further stimulated the reproductive capacity of mites. (phys.org)
  • The medical report identified the insects as house-dust mites known as Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus . (blackamericaweb.com)
  • Ekbom syndrome, aka delusory parasitosis, is the belief by an individual that their body is infested with invisible bugs, mites, or other insects even though they are not. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • According to the United Kingdom's Food and Environment Research Agency, it is likely the mite was introduced into Europe in 2001/2002 on Fuchsia cuttings illegally brought from South America by a Jersey-based Fuchsia enthusiast. (wikipedia.org)
  • cutaneous
  • Mites can be associated with disease in at least three different ways: (1) cutaneous dermatitis, (2) production of allergin, and (3) as a vector for parasitic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • List of mites associated with cutaneous reactions Paradis M, Villeneuve A (August 1988). (wikipedia.org)
  • economically important
  • Mange-mites are economically important ectoparasites of sheep and goats responsible for rejection or downgrading of skins in tanneries or leather industries in Ethiopia.The objective of this systematic review was to compute the pooled prevalence estimate and identify factors influencing mange-mite prevalence in sheep and goats at national level based on the available research evidence. (cgiar.org)
  • pests
  • Applications of dimethoate for other insect pests are also ineffective at controlling mites due to their developed resistance to this insecticide, and dimethoate further eliminates the natural predators. (phys.org)
  • If a mite infestation is developing, a preventative miticide should be considered at least two weeks prior to any pesticide application that is "harsh" on natural predators, especially when an insecticide is planned at tassel and during the grain developmental growth stages for other corn pests. (phys.org)
  • Several websites ( here and here ) dealing with these pests strongly disagree with that assessment saying there are numerous instances of people driven to the brink of suicide by total household and personal infestation depriving them of sleep, causing constant torment. (blogspot.com)
  • prevalence
  • The virus has a low natural prevalence across large parts of Europe, but can be propagated in bee colonies with varying levels of Varroa infestations. (wikipedia.org)
  • reproductive capacity
  • Then in July, corn fields were tasseling and starting grain development growth stages, which further enhanced the reproductive capacity of mites. (phys.org)
  • symptoms
  • The longer you have felt symptoms, the more saturated your environment will be and the longer it will take because of re-infestation by things you forget or miss treating. (stopskinmites.com)
  • The mites are resistant to chemical treatments, because once symptoms are visible, the mites have already entered leaf and flower buds, which afford them protection. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is helpful in cases where all symptoms of mange are present but no mites are observed with a microscope. (wikipedia.org)
  • follicle
  • The individual mites remain external to the epidermis within the follicle, but appear to be within the skin because they are below the general outer surface of the host. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • Consider treating if mite colonies are beginning to establish on the ear leaf and mite densities - eggs, immatures, adults - and damage continues to increase. (phys.org)
  • It is transmitted directly to adults and pupae when the mite feeds upon and infects the bee's hemolymph. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevalent
  • Cheyletiellosis is seen more commonly in areas where fleas are less prevalent, because of the decreased use of flea products that are also efficacious for the treatment of this mite. (wikipedia.org)
  • spray
  • With the currently registered miticides, spray deposition into the canopy to where mite infestations are located is even more critical for effective control," Bynum said. (phys.org)
  • thus
  • thus good mite management is an important factor in preventing severe disease development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, mange includes mite-associated skin disease in domestic animals (cats and dogs), in livestock (such as sheep scab), and in wild animals (for example, coyotes, cougars, and bears). (wikipedia.org)
  • Varroa
  • and silkworms (Bombyx mori) through Varroa destructor mite infestations. (wikipedia.org)
  • SBPV is transmitted by the common honeybee parasite, the Varroa destructor mite. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many viruses that plague bees are found living within the Varroa mite but are not directly transmitted to the bee by the mites themselves, this is unique to the slow bee paralysis virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Management of SBPV can be effectively achieved through management of the Varroa destructor mite. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mites that cause disease in honey bees are described in Varroa destructor. (wikipedia.org)
  • rash
  • Medical doctors and dermatologists can still misdiagnose this rash as many are unfamiliar with parasitism, not trained in it, or if they do consider it, cannot see the mites. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Chiggers are commonly found on the tip of blades of grasses to catch a host, so keeping grass short, and removing brush and wood debris where potential mite hosts may live, can limit their impact on an area. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Brown wheat mite is an important pest of wheat, especially in southeastern Colorado. (journal-advocate.com)
  • The mite plays an important part in the disease, however, by preparing the ground for the invasion of the bacterium by dilating the follicles and sweat-glands, and possibly also carries and introduces the germ. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • As some of these regions are known for their large small ruminant population, further studies are warranted to produce better picture of the infestation at a national level. (cgiar.org)
  • It is also known as walking dandruff due to skin scales being carried by the mites. (wikipedia.org)
  • A. fuchsiae is host specific and the only eriophyid mite known to attack Fuchsia. (wikipedia.org)