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Definition of Acarina

Acarina
Arachnida A*rach"ni*da, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? spider.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the classes of Arthropoda. See Illustration in Appendix. Note: They have four pairs of legs, no antenn[ae] nor wings, a pair of mandibles, and one pair of maxill[ae] or palpi. The head is usually consolidated with the thorax. The respiration is either by tranche[ae] or by pulmonary sacs, or by both. The class includes three principal orders: Araneina, or spiders; Arthrogastra, including scorpions, etc.; and Acarina, or mites and ticks.
Acarina
Acarina Ac`a*ri"na, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. ? a mite.] (Zo["o]l.) The group of Arachnida which includes the mites and ticks. Many species are parasitic, and cause diseases like the itch and mange.

Meaning of Acarina from wikipedia

- The Acari /ˈækəraɪ/ (or Acarina /ækəˈraɪnə/) are a taxon of arachnids that contains mites and ticks. The diversity of the Acari is extraordinary and their...
- endemic. Vietnam's fauna includes 307 nematode species, 200 oligochaeta, 145 acarina, 113 springtails, 7,750 insects, 260 reptiles, and 120 amphibians. There...
- sculptures carved within the peristyle that are believed to be depictions of Acarina which would make them the first recognizable representations of mites in...
- bears). Since mites belong to the arachnid subcl**** Acari (also called Acarina), another term for mite infestation is acariasis. Parasitic mites that...
- ISBN 978-0-8493-4489-3. Allan SA (2001). "Ticks (Cl**** Arachnida: Order Acarina)". In Samuel WM, Pybus MJ, Kocan AA (eds.). Parasitic Diseases of Wild...
- -λογία, -logia) is the study of mites and ticks, the animals in the order Acarina. It is a subfield of arachnology, a subdiscipline of the field of zoology...
- infestation caused by an ectoparasitic and skin burrowing mite Notoedres cati (Acarina, Sarcoptidae). N. cati is primarily a parasite of felids, but it can also...
- predator of the redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor (Tucker) (Acarina: Penthaleidae)". Australian Journal of Entomology. 37 (2): 183–185. doi:10...
- a-pulmonate arachnids book lungs absent; microwhip scorpions, harvestmen, Acarina, pseudoscorpions, Ricinulei and sunspiders One of the long-running controversies...
- in southern Australia. H. Womersley (1941). "The red-legged earth-mite (Acarina, Penthaleidae) of Australia" (PDF). Transactions of the Royal Society of...
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