Classification
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  • Korean
    • 진드기아강
  • Portuguese
    • Ácaros e Carraças
  • English
    • Mites and Ticks
    • chiggers
  • Scientific Names
    • Acari
    • Acarina
  • Spanish
    • Ácaros, garrapatas y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

larry14

Date

July 12, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

th0th

Date

December 4, 2016 09:03 PM PST

Description

Found grazing on a moss.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

aaron54

Date

November 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Eriophyid Mites Family Eriophyidae

Observer

tiyumq

Date

December 4, 2016 01:01 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gborn

Date

July 2, 2016 11:54 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Scabies Mite Sarcoptes scabiei

Observer

angeldaniel

Date

November 16, 2016 12:48 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown Dog Tick Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Observer

angeldaniel

Date

November 16, 2016 12:08 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Scabies Mite Sarcoptes scabiei

Observer

angeldaniel

Date

November 16, 2016 12:03 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

angeldaniel

Date

November 16, 2016 11:59 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

glmory

Date

December 3, 2016 11:12 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Whirligig Mites Genus Anystis

Observer

glmory

Date

December 3, 2016 08:57 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mahoe gall mite Aceria melicyti

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

November 22, 2016 04:12 PM NZDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Acari (or Acarina) are a taxon of arachnids that contains mites and ticks. The diversity of the Acari is extraordinary and its fossil history goes back to at least the early Devonian period. As a result, acarologists (the people who study mites and ticks) have proposed a complex set of taxonomic ranks to classify mites. In most modern treatments, the Acari is considered a subclass of Arachnida and is composed of two or three superorders or...

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