Trombiculidae

noun
mites
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Acarina, ↑order Acarina
Member Meronyms: ↑trombiculid, ↑Trombicula, ↑genus Trombicula

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\\ˌträmbəˈkyüləˌdē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Trombicula, type genus + -idae
: a large and widely distributed family of mites whose nymphs and adults feed on early stages of small arthropods but whose larvae are parasites on terrestrial vertebrates including man — compare trombidiidae; see chigger, trombicula

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