Definition of Acarina. Meaning of Acarina. Synonyms of Acarina

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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

- 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...
- Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Chelicerata Cl****: Arachnida Subcl****: Acarina Superorder: Acariformes Order: Astigmata (unranked): Psoroptidia Superfamily:...
- belonging to the cl**** Arachnida and the subcl**** Acari (also known as Acarina). The term "mite" refers to the members of several groups in Acari but...
- while Vietnam's fauna include 307 nematode species, 200 oligochaeta, 145 acarina, 113 springtails, 7,750 insects, 260 reptiles, 120 amphibians, 840 birds...
- bears). Since mites belong to the arachnid subcl**** Acari (also called Acarina), another term for mite infestation is acariasis. Parasitic mites that...
- [2] Acarina Acarina / Mesostigmata - yes Acarina / Ixodides - 22 Acarina / Prostigmata - 10 Acarina / Eriophyoidea - yes Acarina (water) - 432 Acarina /...
- basal lineage. Ticks are closely related to the mites, within the subcl**** Acarina. rDNA analysis suggests that the Ixodidae are a clade, but that the Argasidae...
- -λογία, -logia) is the study of mites and ticks, the animals in the order Acarina. It is a subfield of arachnology, a sub-discipline of the field of zoology...
- apulmonate arachnids (book lungs absent; microwhip scorpions, harvestmen, Acarina, pseudoscorpions, Ricinulei and sunspiders). One of the long-running controversies...
- predator of the redlegged earth mite, Halotydeus destructor (Tucker) (Acarina: Penthaleidae)". Australian Journal of Entomology. 37 (2): 183–185. doi:10...
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