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|lexical category=noun; plural <b>acarinaria</b>
 
|lexical category=noun; plural <b>acarinaria</b>
 
|etymology=Greek <i>akari</i>, mite or tick; Latin <i>-arium</i>, place for
 
|etymology=Greek <i>akari</i>, mite or tick; Latin <i>-arium</i>, place for
|definition=1. ([[Arthropoda]]: Chelicerata) Any surface or anatomical feature, enclosed or not, internal or external, that regularly serves as an abode for mites.  
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|definition=1. ([[Arthropoda]]: [[Chelicerata]]) Any surface or anatomical feature, enclosed or not, [[internal]] or [[external]], that regularly serves as an abode for mites.  
  
2. ([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) In Hymenoptera, variously placed and constructed integumental cavities that serve as abodes for mites in certain eumenine wasps; originally defined as the enclosed acarid chambers of xylocopid bees.
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2. ([[Arthropoda]]: [[Insecta]]) In Hymenoptera, variously placed and constructed integumental cavities that serve as abodes for mites in certain eumenine wasps; originally defined as the enclosed acarid chambers of xylocopid [[bees]].
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Latest revision as of 00:39, 14 September 2013

acarinarium (noun; plural acarinaria; Greek akari, mite or tick; Latin -arium, place for): 1. (Arthropoda: Chelicerata) Any surface or anatomical feature, enclosed or not, internal or external, that regularly serves as an abode for mites.

2. (Arthropoda: Insecta) In Hymenoptera, variously placed and constructed integumental cavities that serve as abodes for mites in certain eumenine wasps; originally defined as the enclosed acarid chambers of xylocopid bees.