Acariformes: Characteristics, Morphology & Taxonomy


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The Acariformes is a _____ in the _____ Acari.

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1. This feature distinguishes Acariformes from Parasitiformes and Opilioacariformes.

2. Actinochitin serves what purpose for the Acariformes?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use of this five-question quiz and worksheet is an easy way to gauge what you know about the Acariformes. The quiz requires you to be familiar with the number of known Acariformes species that exist and recall various other details about this topic.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be tested on the following:

  • How to define 'Acariformes'
  • Differences between Acariformes, Parasitiformes, and Opilioacariformes
  • The purpose actinochitin serves for Acariformes
  • Environments where Acariformes are found
  • Number of known species of Acariformes

Skills Practiced

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as Acariformes, Parasitiformes, and Opilioacariformes
  • Making connections - use what you've learned to make connections between actinochitin and Acariformes
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define a key word, such as Acariformes

Additional Learning

You can learn even more about this topic by studying the lesson titled Acariformes: Characteristics, Morphology & Taxonomy. Here's a quick look at topics covered:

  • Body segments of arachnids
  • The diversity of mites and ticks
  • What helps Acariformes to sense vibrations and air currents