Acaricides or Miticides

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/0-306-48380-7_17
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An acaricide or miticide is a pesticide that provides economic control of pest mites and ticks. Mites and ticks are collectively called either acari or acarina. Some products can act as insecticides or fungicides as well as acaricides.
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  1. 1.University of FloridaGainesvilleUSA