family Trombiculidae


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Related to family Trombiculidae: Trombicula, Red Bugs
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Noun1.family Trombiculidae - mitesfamily Trombiculidae - mites          
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Acarina, order Acarina - mites and ticks
trombiculid - mite that as nymph and adult feeds on early stages of small arthropods but whose larvae are parasitic on terrestrial vertebrates
genus Trombicula, Trombicula - type genus of the family Trombiculidae
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autumnalis is considered the most widely dispersed mite species belonging to the family Trombiculidae in Occidental Europe and can survive in a range of environmental conditions (Scholer et al., 2006).
In China the family Trombiculidae consists of the subfamilies Trombiculinae Ewing 1929 and Gahrliepiinae 1952 whereas the Leeuwenhoekiidae consists of the subfamilies Leeuwenhoekiinae Womersley 1944 and Apoloniinae Wharton 1947.
A manual of the chiggers; the biology, classification, distribution, and importance to man of the larvae of the family Trombiculidae (Acarina).