Systematic & Applied Acarology
ISSN 1362-1971
An international journal of the Systematic and Applied Acarology Society, published since 1996

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Systematic & Applied Acarology (2007) 12, 8183.

A technique to study fungal diseases in and to isolate the causal organisms from Aceria guerreronis, with special reference to Hirsutella thompsonii infection


Project Directorate of Biological Control, P. B. No. 2491, H. A. Farm Post, Hebbal, Bellary Road, Bangalore 560 024, India. E-mail:


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Kumar, P.S. & Anuroop, C.P. (2004) A method to test the pathogenicity of fungi to Aceria guerreronis with particular reference to Hirsutella thompsonii. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 9, 1114.

Kumar, P.S., Singh, S.P. & Gopal, T.S. (2001) Natural incidence of Hirsutella thompsonii Fisher on the coconut eriophyid mite, Aceria guerreronis Keifer in certain districts of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu in India. Journal of Biological Control, 15(2), 151156.


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