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From: <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/2/03 12:58a.m. Subject: Mite Brushing Machine Dear Colleagues, Would anyone tell me where I might purchase a mite brushing machine ? Thank you for your assistance. Dr. Recep AY Univesity of Süleyman Demirel Agriculture Faculty Plant Protection Department 32260 Çünür/Isparta/TURKEY
From: "Alireza Saboori" <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/2/03 8:00p.m. Subject: e-mail address Dear Colleagues Please let me know Dr. Shozo Ehara's e-mail address. Best regards from Iran Sincerely yours Alireza Saboori, Ph.D. Department of Plant Protection College of Agriculture Tehran University P.O.Box 4111 Karaj-Iran 31587-11167 http://af.ut.ac.ir/html/members/ar_saboori.html Fax: 0098-261-2238529 & 2224511 alternative e-mail address: email@example.com --- Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). Version: 6.0.495 / Virus Database: 294 - Release Date: 2003/06/30
From: "Jim Occi" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <email@example.com> Date: 7/6/03 3:26p.m. Subject: mites on harvestmen Greetings acarologist- For a few summers now I have been observing harvestman ("daddy long-legs" in local terms) here in New Jersey (USA) with red mites on their legs and bodies. Does anyone in the list know what group or genera of mite this is? I should have some macrophotographs of this observation soon in slide and print format. If the images come out OK, I can e-mail low resolution jpegs to whomever wants them. Best wishes- jim Jim Occi Cranford, New Jersey USA
From: Chris Benedict <Christopher.Benedict@uvm.edu> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/7/03 9:36a.m. Subject: Taxonomy To all whom may be able to help: I am looking for references that would aid in speciating mites from the families Stigmaeidae, Tydeidae, and Anystidae. I am located in Northeastern United States and would be focusing on mites from this locale. Your help is greatly appreciated. Christopher A. Benedict 105 Carrigan Drive 112 Hills Building Department of Plant and Soil Science University of Vermont Burlington, VT 05405-0082 802-656-2924 email@example.com http://orchard.uvm.edu
From:Philippe LEBRUN <Lebrun@ecol.ucl.ac.be>
Date: 7/9/03 7:34p.m.
I am looking for a specialist of water mites.
I have some specimens collected in European caves.
Can someone identify those specimens or give me names of specialists ?
Thank you very much in advance.
Ph. L. (alias le dinosaure)
Professeur Ph. LEBRUN
Universit* catholique de Louvain
Unit* d'*cologie et de Biog*ographie
Centre de Recherche sur la Biodiversit*
Place Croix du Sud, 5
T*l*phone : 010-47.34.88 ou 010-47.34.56
Fax : 010-47.34.90
From: Maciej Skoracki <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <email@example.com> Date: 7/11/03 1:53a.m. Dear Christopher, I have found in my coll. of reprints - paper Kazmierski, A. 1998 "Tydeinae of the world". Acta Zool. Cracov. 41: 283-455. All the best Maciej Skoracki ***************************************************** Maciej Skoracki Department of Animal Morphology A. Mickiewicz University 28 Czerwca 1956 /198 61-485 Poznan POLAND e mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
From: "Ryan Rego" <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/16/03 12:14a.m. Subject: DNA extraction from lice Hi, I have a Master's student in the lab who has been unsuccesful in DNA extraction of lice that he has been obtaining from different parts of the world. He needs to identify symbionts within the specimens obtained and he generally obtains 5 to 6 specimens for each lice species. He has worked with kits as well as with classical DNA extraction methods with some success, but if anybody knows of some foolproof method or a paper which might help him out, I would be thankful if you could e-mail the information over to me. Thank you. Yours faithfully, Ryan Rego
From: Rob Cruickshank <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/16/03 10:18a.m. Subject: Re: DNA extraction from lice My protocol for nondestructive DNA extraction from small insects and mites can be found on my website at... http://taxonomy.zoology.gla.ac.uk/~rcruicks/extraction.html I have used this protocol very successfully on both lice and mites (as well as several other groups of microarthropods). Regards, Rob Cruickshank >I have a Master's student in the lab who has been unsuccesful in DNA >extraction of lice that he has been obtaining from >different parts of the world. He needs to identify symbionts within >the specimens obtained and he generally obtains >5 to 6 specimens for each lice species. He has worked with kits as >well as with classical DNA extraction methods with >some success, but if anybody knows of some foolproof method or a >paper which might help him out, I would be thankful CC: Ryan Rego <email@example.com>
From: BOUTALEB <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/24/03 10:16p.m. Subject: pheromons of mite Greeting acarologists, Does any one in list is specialist or have some informations (paper references, email of specialists, website, etc.) about chemical ecology of polyphagous mite ( pheromones, attractivs, repulsivs, etc..) Best wishes
Date: 7/25/03 1:50p.m.
Subject: Looking for a book
I need a copy of the following book:
G. P. Channabasavanna, 1966. A contribution to the knowledge of Indian
eriophyid mites (Eriophyoidea: Trombidiformes: Acarina). University of
Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore. 154 pp.
If anyone knows where I can find a copy, either for loan or purchase, I
would be very grateful to hear from you.
Dr R. B. Halliday
GPO Box 1700
Canberra ACT 2601
Telephone 61-2-6246 4085
Fax 61-2-6246 4000
Home page http://www.ento.csiro.au/staffhome/bhalliday.html
From: Gerd Weigmann <email@example.com> To: acarology <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/29/03 3:04a.m. Subject: Euraac Symposium 2004 Dear acarologists in Europe and in other countries, as you might know, the next symposium of EURAAC (Europ. Association of Acarologists) will be held in ----- Berlin from 26 - 30 July 2004.------ We decided to mail to all known european acarologists only one circular, wich will include more details as we have at the moment. A first announcement of the symposium can be found on the internet page of the society: ----- www.fu-berlin.de/euraac/ ------- Please, take the opportunity to inform yourself on the EURAAC as well as on the symposium planning. If you are not shure that we have your email address or postal adress (from word list of acarologists or from the Siena symposium 2000) please send it to me and we will include you into the mailing lists. We plan to distribute the circular with "call for papers and registration form" in the second half of September. Best wishes to all of you, Gerd Weigmann -- Gerd Weigmann | email@example.com Lab.f. Soil Zoology & Ecology | www.bodenzoologie.fu-berlin.de/ Grunewaldstr. 34 | Tel. +49.30.838.53885 D-12165 Berlin | FAX +49.30.838.53886
From: "Ryan Rego" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <email@example.com> Date: 7/30/03 2:57a.m. Subject: Thanks for the protocols Dear all, Would just like to thank everybody who e-mailed back with protocols and suggestions regarding extarction of lice DNA which I had asked for earlier. Ryan Rego Institute of Parasitology, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic.
From: "Campbell, Scott" <Scott.Campbell@co.suffolk.ny.us> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 7/30/03 10:54a.m. Subject: Male Dermacentor and Amblyomma Hi Everyone, I would appreciate some clarification. Do male Dermacentor variabilis and male Amblyomma americanum attach and slowly or slightly feed on humans or other mammals? If so, is there any risk to mammals acquiring either Rickettsia rickettsii, from D. variabilis, or Ehrlichia chaffeensis from A. americanum? Any assistance would be much appreciated. Thank you, Scott Scott R. Campbell Suffolk County Health Department Suffolk County, NY
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