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    • 진드기아강
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    • Ácaros e Carraças
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    • Mites and Ticks
    • chiggers
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    • Acari
    • Acarina
  • Spanish
    • Ácaros, garrapatas y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

gwark

Date

May 29, 2012 03:35 PM AKDT

Description

Mites on a large cranefly:
posted on bugguide:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/1265581

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Observer

kimberlietx

Date

July 27, 2016 02:31 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Mites on the back of a Noctuid moth. According to the article link below, this is the only family of mites on moths. "Mites From Noctuid Moths", Asher A. Treat, Journal of Lepidopterists Society, 1967, Vol 21, No 3, p169.

http://images.peabody.yale.edu/lepsoc/jls/1960s/1967/1967-21(3)169-Treat.pdf

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

charlie

Date

July 3, 2016 03:50 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

gwark

Date

May 20, 2012 05:50 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Trombidiform Mites Order Trombidiformes

Date

March 15, 2015 11:07 AM PDT

Description

Many red mites, in association with that blue-green fungus, underneath the bark of a rotting log.

An observation of nearby similar fungus is at https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/3750416

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What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

jacy

Date

October 21, 2013

Description

On Aster

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Observer

danilo_hegg

Date

July 13, 2016 08:23 AM NZST

Description

Snout mite (Family Bdellidae). William O'Brien State Park, MN, USA.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

gwenckatz

Date

July 25, 2016 12:48 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Severe webbing on a watermelon plant, also on tomato and squash

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What

black cherry leaf gall Eriophyes cerasicrumena

Observer

jef

Date

July 25, 2016 10:29 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Willow Gall Mite Aculops tetanothrix

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 23, 2016

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What

Ticks Order Ixodida

Observer

ronald63

Date

July 23, 2016

Description

Thicks parasitizing a Carpocaris sp

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Observer

laurus_nobilis

Date

August 28, 2015

Description

galls on bitter cherry

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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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