Encyclopedia of Parasitology

Living Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Acarodermatitis

Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_33-2

Skin symptom (straw itch) due to bites of mites, e.g., of Pyemotes ventricosus, which lives as larva and nymphs at the cost of various insect pests.

Keywords

Insect Pest Skin Symptom 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und Parasitologie Universitätsstraße 1DüsseldorfGermany