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Definition of the noun argasidae
What does argasidae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- soft ticks
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Argasidae: family Argasidae
- more generic term: arthropod family = any of the arthropods
- member of: Acarina / order Acarina = mites and ticks
- member: soft tick / argasid = tick lacking a dorsal shield and having mouth parts on the under side of the head
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Evolutionary Ecology Meets Phylogenetics by Serge Morand, Boris R. Krasnov, D. Timothy J. Littlewood
Argasidae is a monophyletic group of mites known as 'soft ticks';. Argasids have a varying number of nymphal instars (2–8), all of which feed numerous times for a short duration. Mating typically 273 Parasitism and host associations in mites.
Human Parasitology (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Argasidae is a family of ticks containing the soft ticks. They lack the hard scutum that is present in the hard ticks (Ixodidae). The capitulum (head) is located on the underside of the animal's body and is not readily visible. Albendazole, marketed ...
by CTI Reviews
Argasidae is a family of ticks containing the soft ticks. They lack the hard scutum that is present in the hard ticks (Ixodidae). The capitulum (head) is located on the underside of the animal's body and is not readily visible. Bedbugs, or bed bugs, ...
by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall
walkerae (Ixodidae: Argasidae). Parasitology Research 77, 622–628. Boinas, F.S., Wilson, A.J., Hutchings, G.H., Martins, C. and Dixon, L.J. ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
(Acari: Ixodida: Argasidae). IGOR USPENSKY The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel The family Argasidae is second to the family Ixodidae with regard to its medical and veterinary significance and the number of species.
by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck
Argasidae. Archaeopsylla. erinacei. Flea of hedgehog, -> Fleas. Synonym Soft — >ticks, leather ticks. Classification Family of — > Ticks (genera ->X\rgas, — > Ornithodorus). — >Acarina. Argas. Figure 3 Scanning electron microscopy of the ...
Encyclopedia of Insects (2009)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
The Ixodida contains three families—the Ixodidae, Argasidae, and Nuttalliellidae. The Ixodidae or hard ticks are by far the largest of the different families of ...
the hard ticks, a family of the superfamily Ixodoidea, distinguished from the soft ticks (Argasidae) by the presence of a scutum. Genera of medical or veterinary interest include Amblyomma, Anocentor, Aponomma, ...
by Peter J. Gosling
They may be separated into hard, Ixodidae, and soft, Argasidae, TICKS. TICKS carry several diseases, among them encephalitis, relapsing FEVER, LYME DISEASE, TYPHUS, spotted lever, Q FEVER, and babesiosis which is a protozoan ...
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Scrabble value of A1R1G2A1S1I1D2A1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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