tyroglyphid

tyroglyphid

(ˌtaɪrəˈɡlɪfɪd)
n
(Animals) a tick or mite of the family Tyroglyphidae
adj
belonging to the family Tyroglyphidae
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dendritica, in summer and fall may be attributed to fluctuations in the population of the tyroglyphid mite, which serves as the intermediate host for the merocercoid larvae.