Susceptibility of laboratory-reared northern fowl mites,Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Acari: Macronyssidae), to selected acaricides

Abstract

Toxicity was determined for 15 acaricides against a laboratory strain of northern fowl mites,Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Canestrini and Fanzago). Adult females were exposed to residues on filter paper for 24 h. Three organophosphorous compounds (monocrotophos, cythioate, and famphur) were more toxic to the northern fowl mite than was carbaryl, the most… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01275166

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