family Acaridae


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Noun1.family Acaridae - mitesfamily Acaridae - mites          
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Acarina, order Acarina - mites and ticks
acarid - very small free-living arachnid that is parasitic on animals or plants; related to ticks
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Family Acaridae is the major family of mites round the world, which not only possess great threat to stored commodities but also cause number of diseases in humans including asthma and skin allergies etc.
Abstract.- Acotyledon Oudemans is the most dominating genus of the family Acaridae which is known for its negative impact over all types of stored commodities.
Mites of the family Acaridae have been reported from stored foods and grains all over the world causing different levels of damage to stored products.