Acarina


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Acarina

[‚a·kə′rēn·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The ticks and mites, a large order of the class Arachnida, characterized by lack of body demarcation into cephalothorax and abdomen.
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Changes in leaves of susceptible and resistant Solanum dulcamara infested by the gall mite Eriophyes cladophthirus (Acarina, Eriophyoidea).
(2011) Description and distribution of a new species, Petrobia chaudhrii (Acarina: Tetranychidae) from Punjab, Pakistan.
Biology of Euseius concordis (Chant) (Acarina: Phytoseiidae) a predator of the tomato russet mite.
Listrophorus synaptomys, a new species from Synaptomys and Lemmus (Acarina: Listrophoridae).
The Australian species of Macrocheles (Acarina: Macrochelidae).
The taxonomic status of the species of the genera Rhipicephalus koch and Boophilus curtice (Acarina: Ixodidae) occurring in Australia.
Cumulative effects of host resistance on Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neumann (Acarina: Ixodidae) in the laboratory.
Spinturnicid Mites of Venezuela (Acarina: Spinturnicidae) (Vol.
Populations, microhabitat preference and effects of infestation of two species of Orthohalarachne (Halarachnidae: Acarina) in the northern fur seal.
The effects of rainfall on trombiculid (Acarina: trombiculidae) larval populations in peninsular Malaysia.
Mites belong to the order Acarina and only a few species are known to affect humans.