Acomatacarus

Acomatacarus

a trombidiform mite of the family Trombiculidae. The larvae are parasitic. Called also chiggers, scrub itch-mite. Includes A. australiensis (humans, dogs), A. galli (chickens, mice, rats, rabbits).
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Garcia-De la Pena) indicated that the species was Acomatacarus arizonensis, characterized by the pedipalpal formula B/B/NNN, tarsala II expanded distally, presence of mastitarsala on leg III, and absence of mastitibiala on leg III (Hoffmann, 1990).
A review of the New World Acomatacarus (Acarina: Trombiculidae).
The previously known distribution of Acomatacarus arizonensis (Fig.