Acarology

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Acarology (from Greek ἀκαρί/ἄκαρι, akari, a type of mite; and -λογία, -logia) is the study of mites and ticks,[1] the animals in the order Acarina. It is a subfield of arachnology, a sub-discipline of the field of zoology. A zoologist specializing in acarology is called an acarologist.

Acarologocal Organisations[edit]

Acarologocal societies[edit]

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Notable acarologists[edit]

Journals[edit]

The leading scientific journals for acarology include:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ D. E. Walter & H. C. Proctor (1999). Mites: Ecology, Evolution and Behaviour. University of NSW Press, Sydney and CABI, Wallingford. ISBN 0-86840-529-9. 

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