miticide

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miticide

[′mīd·ə‚sīd]
(materials)
An agent that kills mites. Also known as acaricide.
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The miticidal effect of anethole had been demonstrated before [24], but its relative toxicity and selectivity had never been determined for V.
Treated uniforms have been standard practice since 1951, when an ARS-developed miticidal mixture, M-1960, was used.
Drosophila convert DDT to the non insecticidal but miticidal dicofol (Tsukamoto 1959).
The presence of the biphenyl skeleton was found to be essential for good miticidal activity.
The active ingredients in VENERATE CG and GRANDEVO CG bioinsecticide/miticides are each new species of non-living bacteria with insecticidal and miticidal properties produced during the fermentation manufacturing process.
In the present study, oral Ivermectin revealed to have a good miticidal effect in canine demodicosis.
The insecticidal and miticidal effects of surfactants and soaps have been known for a long time, although the mode of action is not clear (van der Meulen & van Leeuwen 1929; Wilcoxon & Hartzell 1931).