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Key Mites Commonly Associated With the Southern Pine BeetleAuthor(s): D.N. Kinn
Source: Res. Note SO-214. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 11 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionThis paper outlines a method of preparing mites for microscopic examination and contains a simple key to the 15 species of mites commonly associated with the southern pine bark beetle. Research workers wanting to identify these mites and others curious about them, but untrained in acarology, should find little difficulty in making identifications.
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CitationKinn, D.N. 1976. Key Mites Commonly Associated With the Southern Pine Beetle. Res. Note SO-214. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 11 p.
KeywordsAcari, phoresy, Dendroctonus frontalis
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