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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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Acari."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rcurtis

Date

June 23, 2016 03:39 PM EDT

Description

On river birch

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

forester93

Date

June 24, 2016 03:11 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Lacebark gall mite Eriophyes hoheriae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 24, 2016

Description

Several large and small stem galls on a small Hoheria populnea.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

willy1

Date

June 23, 2016

Description

on sword fern

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

calopteryx

Date

May 7, 2016 02:12 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Dog Ticks Genus Dermacentor

Observer

libbiwu

Date

June 20, 2016 05:28 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Velvet Mite Neomolgus littoralis

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

March 23, 2016 03:28 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hardbacked Ticks Family Ixodidae

Observer

chuck522

Date

June 23, 2016

Description

Found crawling on the garage door. Could be a dog tick.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Velvet Mite Neomolgus littoralis

Observer

jwalewski

Date

June 23, 2016 12:54 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

blackscoter

Date

June 17, 2016 02:58 PM ADT

Description

Gall on alder leaf. References all led to the same conclusion, but correction welcome if indicated.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

tonyg

Date

June 22, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

marycortezmagaa

Date

June 20, 2016 12:18 PM YEKT
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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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