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Metaseiulus occidentalis

Known as: Galendromus occidentalis, Metaseiulus occidentalis (Nesbitt), Typhlodromus occidentalis 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Metaseiulus occidentalis is an eyeless phytoseiid predatory mite employed for the biological control of agricultural pests… 
2006
2006
The effect of sulfur and cattail pollen applications on predatory and phytophagous mite species was investigated in a… 
2006
2006
This study determined the main mite species on rubber trees (clone RRIM-600) in Piracicaba, southeast of São Paulo State, from… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The lethal humidity (LH50) responses at 20°C of eggs of two strains of Neoseiulus fallacis (Garman) were 71.6 and 69.7%; of three… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We tested whether specialist and generalist phytoseiid mites differ in aggressiveness and prey choice in cannibalism and… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
Nesbitt's Paradox states that cigarette smoking generates physiological and psychological changes which are normally incompatible… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • J. Presnail, M. Hoy
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 24629181
A microinjection technique has resulted in stable transformation of the western predatory mite Metaseiulus occidentalis. Early… 
1986
1986
Biological control of spider mites is difficult in California greenhouses. Reliable supplies of high quality predators are…