Three New Chigger Mite Species Discovered in Taiwan


Three New Chigger Mite Species Discovered in Taiwan
Three new species of trombiculid mites, also known as “chiggers,” have been discovered in Taiwan, according to a new paper published in the Journal of Medical Entomology. Furthermore, 23 other species that are new records for Taiwan were found, more …
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Proposed legislation aimed to help fight aquatic invasive species
"The State of Michigan has many, many users of our lakes and streams who are very eager to help with the financial resources that are necessary to combat aquatic invasive species, and we just need to find a mechanism to ask those people that want to …

Known fish species living in the Salish Sea increases in new report
These colorfully named species and others are compiled in a new, 106-page report that documents all of the fishes that live in the Salish Sea, a roughly 6,500-square-mile region that encompasses Puget Sound, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the Strait of …
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Correction: Invasive Species-Lawsuit Story
In a story Oct. 5 about a federal appeals court ordering the government to rewrite regulations on ballast water discharges from ships, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of an environmental group that challenged the rules. It is the …
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