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1. Plural of acarus.
2. Acari The group of species in the arachnid subclass Acari, which includes the ticks and mites.


(ˈæk ər əs)

n., pl. -a•ri (-əˌraɪ)
a mite, esp. of the genus Acarus.
[1650–60; < New Latin < Greek ákari mite]
ac′a•roid`, adj.
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PA1 PA2 PA3 PA4 MEAN 0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% Formicidae 10 8 13 8 10 Acari 4 5 5 3 4 Araneae 3 2 3 2 2 Diptera 2 2 2 2 Entomobryomorpha 57 55 34 62 52 Symphypleona 3 7 7 3 5 Coleoptera 1 3 5 4 3 Orthoptera 1 3 2 4 2 Poduromorpha 11 12 23 5 13 Others 7 4 7 6 6 % of total ind trap [day.
Acari abundances were two to three orders of magnitude lower than nematodes, and were the second most abundant meiofaunal group, which ranged from 56 [+ or -] 9 ind 10 [cm.
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Since 1984, Robinson has made summer treks to Peru, where he conducts archaeological investigations on the south coast, in a place known as the Acari Valley, south of the little town of Nasca.
longus are among the very few species in the subclass Acari that are known to exhibit well-developed subsocial behavior (Saito 1986a, 1990a).
The order Mesostigmata, which contains more than 12,000 known species, is the largest and highly diverse group among Acari (Walter and Proctor, 1999; Krantz and Walter, 2009).