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    • Mites and Ticks
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    • Acari
    • Acarina
  • Spanish
    • Ácaros, garrapatas y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Ragweed Gall Mite Aceria boycei

Observer

finatic

Date

November 16, 2014 12:05 PM PST

Place

Otay Mesa (Google, OSM)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 18, 2014 04:17 PM NZDT

Description

Witch's broom deformations on a silver beech tree, consistent with damage from feeding by Aceria waltheri mites.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ragweed Gall Mite Aceria boycei

Observer

jaykeller

Date

November 16, 2014 01:06 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

lgwoolfolk

Date

November 13, 2014 04:32 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

araña roja Bryobia praetiosa

Observer

frida_rom99

Date

November 12, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

en un dia lluvioso

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

m_jon

Date

October 18, 2014 04:12 PM NZDT

Description

Rolled leaf edges consistent with feeding by Aceria melicyti mites, on leaves of mahoe (Melicytus ramiflorus).

Photos / Sounds

What

Walnut Blister-mite Aceria erinea

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 7, 2014 07:05 PM NZDT

Description

Leaf galls on a planted walnut tree. In the hairs on the underside of the walnut leaf galls were a few very small mites, visible through my 20x dissecting microscope.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

m_jon

Date

October 26, 2014 04:42 PM NZDT

Description

Galls on leaves of tree nettle (Urtica ferox).

Photos / Sounds

What

葉蟎科 Family Tetranychidae

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 26, 2014 07:16 AM HKT

Description

A tiny red spider. Only 1mm in size.

葉蟎科 (Family Tetranychidae) > Tetranychus urticae??

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

cal

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

Might be a mite?!

Seen through a microscope at 40 x magnification.

For a video see https://vimeo.com/110963344

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

cal

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found in moss and soil sample, at 40 x magnification

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

arturo3

Date

October 5, 2014

Place

Xalapa (Google, OSM)
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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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