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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

western blacklegged tick Ixodes pacificus

Observer

th0th

Date

March 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mesostigmata Subclass Acari

Observer

sambiology

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Several mites on this Scarites beetle... Will need to research these some more.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

cabbagetree

Date

March 21, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I took some photos of a bumblebee vigorously cleaning itself. When I enlarged the photos I saw that it was infested with something. There are clusters at the top of the abdomen, behind the head, and on the insides of the thighs.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pintail

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Seosan

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

pintail

Date

January 21, 2005

Description

sejong station

Photos / Sounds

What

Hard Tick Family Ixodidae

Observer

pintail

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

Sejong

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

March 17, 2015 05:34 PM MDT

Tags

red

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

March 17, 2015 05:56 PM MDT

Tags

red

Photos / Sounds

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

johnkarges

Date

March 18, 2015

Description

Solitary adult foraging on gravel and bare soil.
N26.47154 W-98.87474

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

damontighe

Date

March 17, 2015 02:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Garrapata dura Boophilus microplus

Observer

josefa

Date

March 18, 2015 10:14 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

March 14, 2015 06:50 PM PDT
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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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