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La Sociedad Latinoamericana de Acarología (SLA) les da la más cordial bienvenida a su nuevo sitio web, con la finalidad de brindar un espacio de interacción de la comunidad de acarólogos de Latinoamérica e Islas del Caribe, así como de promover la investigación científica, la docencia y la difusión del conocimiento de los ácaros en nuestra región y en el mundo entero …

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SLA webinars are back!

03

Sep
2021
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We inform you that, while Talking about mites 2021 is still going on, a new webinar organized by the Latin American Society of Acarology is already scheduled. These are two conferences on feather mites given by Latin American researchers, leading worldwide. More information in the attachment. We are waiting for you!  

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Banana Rust Mite Tracking Net

19

Aug
2021
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Network of researchers for the monitoring of Phyllocoptruta musae Keifer The banana rust mite Phyllocoptruta musae Keifer (Acari: Eriophyidae) was first detected in Latin America in October 2020, at high population densities in the Dominican Republic (Gómez-Moya et al. 2021). Its actual distribution in the region, its status as a pest, the associated beneficial organisms

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Audiovisual Acarology Contest at the VII SIBAC

17

Aug
2021
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Dear Acarologists, we are pleased to announce the Audiovisual Acarology Contest of the VII BRAZILIAN SYMPOSIUM OF ACAROLOGY (VII SIBAC) in which the best materials on mites will be awarded, in five (5) categories: drawing, comic strip, photography, micrograph and video. Registration will begin on August 15, 2021 and will close on November 15, 2021.

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Tribute to Dr. Carlos Flechtmann

11

Aug
2021
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The Latin American Society of Acarology wants to pay tribute to the world’s leading Latin acarologists. We share on the SLA channel, a series of videos (tribute, testimonies and interview) about our first honoree, the esteemed Professor Dr. Carlos Flechtmann. We invite you to see the material and, for the youngest, who are just starting

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VII Brazilian Symposium of Acarology, third circular

31

Jul
2021
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The VII Brazilian Symposium of Acarology (VII SIBAC, 6-9/12/2021) is getting closer and closer. We share the third circular (see attached). In it you will find the link to the congress website, where there is information on activities, registration, and much more. Terceira Circular – VII SIBAC

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VII BRAZILIAN SYMPOSIUM OF ACAROLOGY, FIRST CIRCULAR

24

Jun
2021
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We share with great joy the first circular (SEE ATTACHMENT) of the VII Brazilian Symposium of Acarology (VII SIBAC), to be held virtually from December 6 to 9 of this year. VII SIBAC – Primeira Circular

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