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

Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

srall

Date

April 27, 2016

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Square

What

American Dog Tick Dermacentor variabilis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 30, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blacklegged Tick Ixodes scapularis

Observer

raphusdodo

Date

April 30, 2016 02:45 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

arborsphere

Date

April 30, 2016

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Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

edu2

Date

April 30, 2016 11:24 AM PDT

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Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

prakrit

Date

April 30, 2016 11:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Velvet Mite Trombidium holosericeum

Observer

kestrel

Date

April 30, 2016 10:59 AM PDT

Description

Going after a tiny dead fly!

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Velvet Mite Neomolgus littoralis

Observer

nick29

Date

April 30, 2016 10:45 AM PDT

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Square

What

Ticks Order Ixodida

Observer

mjbolte

Date

April 30, 2016 12:04 PM PDT

Description

Rick

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What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

dinobiancolini

Date

April 30, 2016 05:31 PM SAST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Ticks Order Ixodida

Observer

sethdixon

Date

April 30, 2016 10:43 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pintail

Date

April 30, 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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