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northern

1. situated in or towards the north
2. directed or proceeding towards the north
3. (esp of winds) proceeding from the north
4. Astronomy north of the celestial equator
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Dispersal of the Northern Fowl Mite, Ornithonyssus sylivarium (Canestrini and Fanzago), and the chicken body louse, Menacantus stramineus (Nitzsh), among thirty strains of egg-type hens in a caged laying house.
Simple in-vitro feeding system for northern fowl mites (Acari: Macronyssidae).
Among the species of mites described affecting the industrial egg production in Brazil, hematophagous mites as Dermanyssus gallinae (Acari: Dermanyssidae) (De Geer, 1778) known as Poultry Red Mite and Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Acari: Macronyssidae) (Canestrini & Fanzago, 1877), known as Northern Fowl Mite, are of great importance.

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