Classification
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All Names

  • 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

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What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

victor_1031

Date

May 31, 2016 04:19 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spider Mites Family Tetranychidae

Observer

mpnavest

Date

December 6, 2015

Description

(2318) mite? no id

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

photolizm

Date

May 31, 2016

Description

Never saw this until I was processing the vivid dancer photo. Tiny little tick. (I may never walk outside again.)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Deer tick Ixodes dammini

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 27, 2016 09:49 PM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Picked this up at Fort Dupont :-(

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 27, 2016 04:23 PM ADT

Photos / Sounds

What

black cherry leaf gall Eriophyes cerasicrumena

Observer

nonenmac

Date

May 28, 2016 11:32 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Dog Tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

ligraceshen

Date

May 30, 2016 06:58 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Dog Tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

dieseldanger

Date

May 30, 2016 09:24 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ticks Order Ixodida

Observer

neilvinson

Date

May 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Hardbacked Ticks Family Ixodidae

Observer

cydno

Date

May 30, 2016 09:57 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

charlie

Date

May 30, 2016 01:08 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Maple Spindle Gall Mite Vasates aceriscrumena

Observer

arborsphere

Date

May 29, 2016
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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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