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Definition of the noun argasid
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noun - plural: -
- tick lacking a dorsal shield and having mouth parts on the under side of the head
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Encyclopedia of Insects (2003)
by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé
Argasid females take repeated small blood meals and lay small batches of eggs ( typically < 500 eggs in a batch) after each feeding (multiple gonotrophic cycles). The interval between feedings is typically several months but may be up to ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
argasid [ ahr'g -sid] tick belongingto the family Argasidae. Argasidae [ahr-gas' -de] a family of arthropods comprising the soft-bodied ticks. Argepullata larvaeofthis ...
by Manjit Singh Dhooria
Argasid Ticks: Belong to family Argasidae (Ixodida). Commonly known as soft ticks. Dorsal scutum is absent in these ticks. Argasids are tough, leathery ticks. In nymphs and adults the capitulum is not visible from the dorsal view, being located ...
Dictionary of Parasitology (2005)
by Peter J. Gosling
argasid tick ( parasitology) A tick belonging to the family Argasidae. Argasidae (parasitology) A family of ...
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Scrabble value of A1R1G2A1S1I1D2
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ARGASID
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