Trombiculidae


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Related to Trombiculidae: Sarcoptes scabiei, Harvest Mites

Trombiculidae

[‚träm·bə′kyül·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The chiggers, or red bugs, a family of mites in the suborder Trombidiformes whose larvae are parasites of vertebrates.
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Neotrombicula autumnalis (Acari, Trombiculidae) as a vector for Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato?
Molecular detection of Ehrlichia phagocytophila Genogroup organism in larvae of Neotrombicula autumnalis (Acari: Trombiculidae) captured in Spain.
Chigger mites (Acari: Trombiculidae) new to the fauna of Cuba with the description of two new species.
Trombiculidae represents one of the most widely distributed families in the Neotropical Region (Zippel et al., 1996, Daniel and Stekolnikov, 2004; Klukoswski, 2004), presenting interactions mainly of Eutrombicula alfreddugesi (Oudemans, 1910) with a few other lizard species.
A report on the chiggers (Acarina: Trombiculidae) of the Frances Simes Hastings Natural History Reservation, Monterey County.
(Acarina: Trombiculidae), in anurans in New Mexico with a histological description of the tissue capsule.
Six new species and additional records of chiggers from the central Pacific (Acarina: Trombiculidae).
Occurrence of Orientia tsusugamushi in rodents and chiggers (Acari: Trombiculidae) in an orchard near Bangkok, Thailand.
Temperature-development relations of Eutrombicula belkini (Acarina: Trombiculidae) and their possible ecological significance.
Chigger mites of the genus Eutrombicula Ewing, 1938 (Acari, Trombiculidae) from Cuba, with the description of three new species.
Chiggers mites of the genus Eutrombicula Ewing, 1938 (Acari: Trombiculidae) from Cuba, with the description of three new species.