Classification
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  • English
    • Mites and Ticks
    • chiggers
  • Scientific Names
    • Acari
    • Acarina
  • Spanish
    • Ácaros, garrapatas y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

American Dog Tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

vilseskog

Date

April 18, 2015 06:00 PM EDT

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American Dog Tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

pete_woods

Date

April 15, 2015 02:24 PM EDT

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american dog tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

msieges

Date

April 22, 2015

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What

Western Blacklegged Tick Genus Ixodes

Observer

dave-barry

Date

April 22, 2015

Description

My Earth Day contribution pulling 2 ticks out of my neck and waist!

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No photos or sounds

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blacklegged tick Ixodes scapularis

Observer

tchristensen

Date

April 21, 2015

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hardbacked ticks Family Ixodidae

Observer

ctracey

Date

April 20, 2015 03:27 PM EDT

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Observer

lfelliott

Date

April 21, 2015

Description

crawling up my leg

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What

Ácaros, garrapatas y parientes Subclass Acari

Observer

sorilet14

Date

August 31, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

March 17, 2015 11:48 AM PDT

Tags

red

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What

blacklegged tick Ixodes scapularis

Date

April 19, 2015 04:11 PM EDT

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American Dog Tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

khimmler

Date

April 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Date

April 19, 2015 05:46 PM EDT
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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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