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Definition of Rust mite
Rust miteRust Rust, n. [AS. rust; akin to D. roest, G. & Sw. rost,
Icel. ry[eth]; -- named from its color, and akin to E. red.
[root]113. See Red.]
1. (Chem.) The reddish yellow coating formed on iron when
exposed to moist air, consisting of ferric oxide or
hydroxide; hence, by extension, any metallic film of
2. (Bot.) A minute mold or fungus forming reddish or rusty
spots on the leaves and stems of cereal and other grasses
(Trichobasis Rubigo-vera), now usually believed to be a
form or condition of the corn mildew (Puccinia
graminis). As rust, it has solitary reddish spores; as
corn mildew, the spores are double and blackish.
Note: Rust is also applied to many other minute fungi which
infest vegetation, such as the species of Ustilago,
Uredo, and Lecythea.
3. That which resembles rust in appearance or effects.
Specifically: (a) A composition used in making a rust
joint. See Rust joint, below.
(b) Foul matter arising from degeneration; as, rust on
(c) Corrosive or injurious accretion or influence.
Sacred truths cleared from all rust and dross of
human mixtures. --Eikon
Note: Rust is used in the formation of compounds of obvious
meaning; as, rust-colored, rust-consumed, rust-eaten,
and the like.
Rust joint, a joint made between surfaces of iron by
filling the space between them with a wet mixture of
cast-iron borings, sal ammoniac, and sulphur, which by
oxidation becomes hard, and impervious to steam, water,
Rust mite (Zo["o]l.), a minute mite (Phytopius oleivorus)
which, by puncturing the rind, causes the rust-colored
patches on oranges.
Meaning of Rust mite from wikipedia
- Abacarus hystrix
(cereal rust mite
or grain rust mite
to the family
Eriophyidae. They are extremely small
with adults measuring
up to one millimeter...
- The citrus rust mite
oleivora, is a serious
pest of citrus
in most humid regions
of the world based
on incurred damage
- anthocoptes, also known
as the russet mite
, rust mite
, thistle mite
or the Canada thistle mite
, is a species
to the family
- include: Abacarus
hystrix, the cereal rust mite Abacarus
sacchari, the sugarcane rust mite Acalitus
essigi, the redberry mite
, which affects blackberries
- Abacarus sacchari
(sugarcane rust mite
) is an agricultural
in Africa, Brazil, India, Guatemala, Costa
Rica and Venezuela...
- Eriophyes litchii
, lychee erinose mite
or litchi rust mite Eriophyes macrorhynchus
(Nalepa, 1889), sycamore
gall mite Eriophyes
mali , appleleaf
(Penthaleidae), thread-footed mites
(Tarsonemidae) and the gall and rust mites
(Eriophyidae). The honey
bee parasite Varroa destructor
- A. hystrix
hystrix, the cereal rust mite
or grain rust mite
, a mite species Acromyrmex
hystrix, an ant found
in the New World
- (Panonychus ulmi), the brown
mite (Byrobia rubrioculus) and the apple rust mite
(Aculus schlectendali). Isaria fumosorosea
has been used to control
- 900 species
in this genus. Aceria anthocoptes
(Nalepa, 1892) – rust mite
, russet mite Aceria banatica
Vidovic, 2011 Aceria bipedis
Manson, 1984 Aceria...
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