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

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Recent observations

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Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

July 24, 2014 10:50 AM IST

Place

Durgapur (Google, OSM)

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Observer

robberfly

Date

July 20, 2014 11:04 AM PDT

Description

Heard that many Spreadwings carry these...
Greg Kareofelas, Entomolgy professor took these water mites to the genus level..

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Observer

anderegg

Date

July 19, 2014 11:00 AM EDT

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anderegg

Date

July 19, 2014 11:00 AM EDT

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srall

Date

July 13, 2014

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Observer

srall

Date

July 13, 2014

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Observer

srall

Date

July 7, 2014

Description

Aceria caulis on Black Walnut, Juglans nigra. don't know how to add a new name.

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What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

maura1187

Date

July 15, 2014 10:30 AM MDT

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What

Castor bean tick Ixodes ricinus

Observer

chrismoody

Date

June 7, 2014 06:39 PM BST

Description

Focus stacked image of a preserved entomological specimen.

Created using a Canon 5D MkIII, MP-E 65mm 1-5x macro lens, Zerene Stacker, and post-processed using PhotoShop CS5.

Copyright Chris Moody.

Please contact me prior to using any of my images.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

chrismoody

Date

June 17, 2014 04:25 PM BST

Description

Copyright Chris Moody.

Please contact me prior to any usage.

Photos / Sounds

What

trombidiform mites Order Trombidiformes

Observer

thomasathens

Date

July 11, 2014 11:09 AM MDT

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Observer

juancruzado

Date

June 7, 2014
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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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