Effect of accidental fire on soil mite density in a forest reserve in Nigeria

@article{Badejo2004EffectOA,
  title={Effect of accidental fire on soil mite density in a forest reserve in Nigeria},
  author={Mosadoluwa Adetola Badejo},
  journal={Experimental & Applied Acarology},
  year={2004},
  volume={18},
  pages={703-710}
}
Mite populations in a forest reserve, where accidental fire swept through almost half of the total area covered by the forest, were enumerated at one, three, and six months after burning. Mite densities in both burnt and unburnt plots were extremely low immediately after burning. Six months after burning, the density of juvenile cryptostigmatid mites were… CONTINUE READING