Classification
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  • Korean
    • 진드기아강
  • 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

Observer

gwark

Date

September 1, 2012 11:09 PM AKDT

Description

Predatory Mite (Poecilochirus sp) on carrion beetle (Nicrophorus investigator)

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Velvet Mite Trombidium holosericeum

Observer

glmory

Date

September 21, 2016 03:49 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

katem

Date

May 14, 2016 08:00 AM AEST

Description

Heralds Beacon Islet, Mellish Reefs

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Velvet Mite Trombidium holosericeum

Observer

glmory

Date

September 18, 2016 03:27 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Velvet Mites Family Trombidiidae

Observer

rojgo

Date

July 5, 2014 06:09 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Red Velvet Mite Dinothrombium pandorae

Observer

ericka5

Date

July 15, 2016 06:00 AM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Spotted 3 after a heavy rain at Dreamy Draw Park on trail #220.

Photos / Sounds

What

Concrete Mites Genus Balaustium

Observer

ellen5

Date

September 18, 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

tiny and speedy

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

crayonsss

Date

April 17, 2016

Description

Red and fast runner! Found among ants in dirt road.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

aop79

Date

September 16, 2016 11:55 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Red Velvet Mite Dinothrombium pandorae

Observer

oddfitz

Date

July 19, 2014 09:35 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Lone Star tick Amblyomma americanum

Observer

judygva

Date

May 15, 2014 04:44 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Hardbacked Ticks Family Ixodidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

September 21, 2016 03:06 PM HST
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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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